Loaded pistol found in East POS

Tuesday, July 10, 2018 - 08:45

A pistol and a quantity of ammunition were discovered by officers of the Port of Spain Criminal Investigations Department, during an anti-crime exercise in the East Port of Spain district, yesterday.

During the exercise, coordinated by Snr. Supt. (Ag.) Ajith Persad, officers proceeded to a bushy area near the Basilon Street Community Centre around 7:00pm on Monday 9th July, 2018, where a search was conducted.

There, they discovered a Glock pistol loaded with one magazine containing two rounds of 9mm ammunition. Investigations are continuing.