La Brea men held with Glock pistol & ammunition

Two La Brea men were arrested and a Glock pistol and a quantity of ammunition seized by officers of the Oropouche Police Station during an anti-crime exercise, in Rousillac, yesterday.

Officers were on mobile patrol along the Southern Main Road, Aripero Village, around 11:15 pm, on Tuesday 2nd January, 2018, when they observed a gold coloured Mazda 323 motor vehicle with two occupants parked along the roadway.

A search of the vehicle resulted in the pistol and nine rounds of 9mm ammunition being discovered hidden under the driver’s seat.

The two men; a 29-year-old and 32-year-old, both labourers, of La Brea, were arrested in connection with the find.