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Pistol found after police stop vehicle in Couva

Three persons were arrested and one pistol along with a quantity of ammunition seized, by officers of the Couva CID, during an anti-crime exercise in the district, yesterday.

The exercise coordinated and supervised by ASP (Ag.) Michael Pierre and including officers of the Couva CID, Crime Patrol and Major Crimes Unit and Canine Branch, was conducted between 12noon and 8:00pm.

Police say that during the exercise they had cause to stop and search a blue Nissan Tiida motor vehicle, which was proceeding along Exchange Road, Couva, with three male occupants.

Glock pistol found in Fyzabad

A Glock pistol wrapped in a black cloth, was discovered by officers of the Fyzabad Police Station, during an anti-crime exercise, in the Fyzabad district yesterday, police said in a press statement Friday.

The exercise, supervised by Sgt. (Ag.) Rishi Ramsaran, and including officers of the Fyzabad CID, was conducted around 1:30pm, on Thursday 8th March, 2018.

Based on information, the officers proceeded to Gower’s Well Road, Fyzabad, where they conducted a search of a bushy area, and made the discovery.

No arrest was made in connection with the find.

Three arrested after pistol, ammunition found in car

Three persons were arrested and a pistol and a quantity of ammunition seized, by officers of San Fernando CID, during an anti-crime exercise in Marabella over the weekend.

PCs Justin Deonath and Artherly Figaro and WPC Annika St. George, were on mobile patrol around 12:30 am on Sunday in San Fernando, when they had cause to stop a silver Nissan AD Wagon with three male occupants, along the Tarouba Link Road, Marabella.

A search of the vehicle resulted in a Glock 19 pistol and 17 rounds of 9mm ammunition being discovered under the driver’s seat.

Three men arrested during police exercise

Police arrested three men during a police exercise when a pistol was discovered under the seat of the vehicle they were travelling in.

The following is a press release from the TTPS:

Three men were held and a pistol and a quantity of ammunition were seized by officers of the Cunupia Police Station, during an anti-crime exercise in the district, yesterday.

Police seize pistol, ammunition in Laventille

A pistol and a quantity of ammunition were seized by officers of the Inter-Agency Task Force, during an anti-crime exercise in Laventille, on Monday morning.

Officers were on mobile patrol around 11:30 am on Monday 18th September, 2017, in Block 8, Laventille, when they observed a man acting suspiciously.

Upon seeing the officers, the man ran off.

Officers gave chase, but the man managed to elude capture. A search of the area, resulted in the discovery of a black plastic bag, containing one Glock pistol and a magazine with 17 rounds of 9mm ammunition.

Police seize Glock pistol, ammunition in Carenage

A Glock pistol and a quantity of ammunition have been seized during an anti-crime exercise by officers of the Carenage Police Station.

Police say officers conducted the exercise between 4 pm and 6 pm on Tuesday 29th August, 2017, in the Carenage District.

Acting on information received, the officers proceeded to Upper Haig Street, Carenage, where they conducted a search of an abandoned house.

The search resulted in a pistol and magazine with nine rounds of 9mm ammunition being found.

No arrests were made in connection with the find.

16 year old held with gun and ammunition

A 16-year-old Longdenville boy was held with a firearm during a police exercise. Police officers searched the teenager and discovered a Smith & Wesson pistol and ammunition. The following is the TTPS media statement: 

A Longdenville teenager was arrested by officers of the Central Division Operations Unit, during an anti-crime exercise, for possession of firearm and ammunition, earlier today.

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