Four men arrested during police exercise

Four men, four firearms and quantities of ammunition and marijuana were discovered following a police exercise in Morvant yesterday.

Officers, acting on information received, first proceeded to Chinapoo, Morvant, where they conducted a search of an abandoned lot of land.

At that location, they found one tanfoglio pistol and a revolver, along with two magazines, containing three rounds of 9mm ammunition.

A 25-year-old man of Morne Coco road, Maraval, was arrested in connection with the find.

The officers then went to Oudan road, El Socorro, where they conducted a search in a bushy area and found a Walther pistol, outfitted with one magazine and 492 grammes of marijuana.

The search then proceeded to La Canoa road, Santa Cruz, where they found a Glock pistol, along with one magazine containing three rounds of 9mm ammunition and 571 grammes of marijuana, hidden under a sheet of galvanise.

Three men, an 18-year-old of Chinapoo, Morvant, a 47-year-old of St. Barbs, Laventille and a 28-year-old of La Canoa road, Santa Cruz, were arrested in connection with the finds.

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