Venezuelan national held with gun and ammunition

Thursday, December 5, 2019 - 13:45

One Venezuelan national was detained by officers of the Emergency Response Patrol Unit, during an anti-crime exercise, last evening.

According to police reports whilst on patrol along Debe Main Road on December 4th, officers PC Charles and PC Tambie had cause to search a Venezuelan national where they found in his possession, one Beretta pistol with 6 rounds 9mm ammunition.

Officers seized the gun and ammunition and the suspect was arrested and taken to the Barrackpore Police Station. Enquiries are continuing.