Man arrested in Arima with revolver

Tuesday, November 19, 2019 - 17:15

One man was arrested and a firearm and a quantity of ammunition seized by officers of the Northern Division, during an anti-crime exercise conducted in the Arima district this morning.

Officers were on mobile patrol along Green Street, Arima, when they had cause to stop and search two male patrons of a bar in the district.

The search resulted in officers finding one revolver loaded with six rounds of ammunition in the possession of a 25-year-old Sangre Grande man.

The suspect was subsequently arrested in connection with the find.

The second suspect, 26-year-old El Dorado man, was also arrested.

Investigations are ongoing.