Police seize guns, drugs in exercise

Thursday, January 16, 2020 - 22:15

Police have seized two shotguns, 12 kilos of cocaine and 38 kilos of marijuana following an exercise in eastern Trinidad.

Police say a Strike Back exercise was conducted in the Eastern Division during the period 5 pm to 8 pm on Thursday in keeping with the Commissioner of Police's mandate under the supervision of Snr Supt Dominque, when around 6.30 pm they stopped a silver Xtrail vehicle with two occupants. 

Police found the weapons and drugs in the vehicle.

Two men aged 25 and 41 of Salybia and Sangre Grande were subsequently arrested.