CAL flight attendant arrested with gun, ammunition

Tuesday, January 2, 2018 - 07:45

A male flight attendant employed with Caribbean Airlines Limited and a woman, were arrested and a pistol and a quantity of ammunition seized by officers of the Eastern Division Task Force, during an anti-crime exercise in Sangre Grande over the weekend, police said in a statement.

Officers conducted the exercise around 8 pm on Sunday 31st December, 2017, during which they had cause to search a black Audi A4 motor vehicle which was parked with two occupants opposite the Sangre Grande Police Station.

The search resulted in one Beretta pistol and ten rounds of ammunition being found on the back seat of the vehicle.

The occupants of the vehicle; a 31-year-old man of Boodoo Highway, Sangre Grande and a 37-year-old woman of Malabar Extension, Malabar, were arrested in connection with the find.