A pistol and a magazine are discovered during an anti-crime exercise conducted by officers of the Central Division, in the Couva district.
The exercise led by Sgt. Sunil Ramdial, of the Couva Criminal Investigations Department (CID), also included a party of officers attached to the Couva Police Station.
According to police reports, officers proceeded to the abandoned Community Centre along Greg Street, Balmain, Williams Street, around 3:45 pm, on August 20th and conducted a search.
The search resulted in officers discovering one Phoenix pistol along with an empty magazine, hidden between sheets of galvanise.
PC Visham Ramoutar, of the Couva CID is continuing enquiries.