A Santa Cruz has been arrested after a pistol and a quantity of ammunition was found in his possession.
The 29-year-old labourer was walking along the roadway at Dookhan Hill, La Canoa Road, Lower Santa Cruz when officers conducted a stop and search.
During the search, one loaded Glock pistol and 17 rounds of 9mm ammunition were discovered.
He was taken into police custody. The exercise was spearheaded by Snr. Supt. Surrendra Sagramsingh and supervised by Sgt. Simeon Guelmo and Cpl (Ag.) Jason Lavia.