A pistol and a quantity of ammunition were discovered by officers of the Central Division Task Force, during an anti-crime exercise, in the Chaguanas district, last night, police said in a statement.
The exercise, coordinated by ASP (Ag.), Richard Smith and including officers of the Central Division Special Crime Unit, Organised Crime and Intelligence Unit and Canine Branch, was conducted between 4:00pm and 12:00 midnight, on Thursday 25th January, 2018.
Based on information, officers proceeded to Bhagaloo Street, Enterprise, Chaguanas, where they conducted a search of an abandoned house.
The search resulted in the pistol and a magazine containing five rounds of .38mm ammunition being discovered.
No one was arrested in connection with the find.