Four arrested during police exercise

Thursday, December 29, 2016 - 10:00

Four men have been arrested following a police exercise in South Trinidad yesterday.

The 5 hours exercise which began at 7 am also resulted in the seizure of a Smith and Wesson pistol and four rounds of 9mm ammunition.

According to reports, officers attached to the Mon Repos Police Station, criminal investigations department and rapid response unit conducted several anti-crime exercises in Mon Repos.

During the exercise, four fixed penalty notices were issued, and 13 field interviews were conducted.

Officers also intercepted a silver Nissan Tiida and searched the vehicle and its occupants.

During the search, officers found and seized one Smith and Wesson pistol, a magazine and four rounds 9mm ammunition.

Four men ages 19, 31, 35 and 46 were arrested.