Kareem Thomas, 24, of Sangre Grande is expected to appear before a Sangre Grande Magistrate today charged with the possession of a firearm and ammunition.
According to police reports Thomas was arrested by officers who were on mobile patrol along Walke Street, Sangre Grande, around 11:35 am, on Monday 18th June 2018.
Officers had cause to stop and search Thomas after they observed him acting suspiciously.
The search resulted in one Ruger 357 Magnum revolver, loaded with six rounds of .38mm ammunition being discovered in his possession.
Thomas was subsequently arrested in connection with the find and charged by WPC Kelicia Bailey, of the EDTF, on Monday 18th June, 2018.