Loaded firearm found in Arouca

Friday, July 20, 2018 - 10:00

A loaded revolver has been found by officers of the Northern Division Task Force Area Central, during an anti-crime exercise in the Arouca district.

The exercise, spearheaded by Snr. Supt. (Ag.) Michael Daniel, took place between 2 pm and 8 pm on Tuesday 17th July, 2018.

Around 3 pm, officers proceeded to a bushy area along the Eastern Main Road, where a search was conducted.

The search yielded one revolver loaded with two rounds of .38mm ammunition concealed in a white shoe box.

Enquiries are continuing.