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Barrackpore bar patron arrested with gun

One man was arrested and a revolver and a quantity of ammunition seized by officers of the Barrackpore Police Station, during an anti-crime exercise in the district yesterday.

Acting on information received, officers went to Dany’s Paradise Bar at Rochard Road, Barrackpore, around 8:15 pm on Wednesday 21st February, 2018.

There, the officers had cause to search a 51-year-old patron of the bar.

During the search, officers discovered a Rossi revolver with five rounds of .38mm ammunition in his possession.

The suspect was arrested in connection with the find.

AK-47, ammunition and $.5 million in drugs seized in Vistabella

Police have seized an AK-47 weapon, ammunition, and drugs worth half a million dollars in an exercise in Vistabella.

Reports are that during the period 3 am and 8 am today an anti-crime operation coordinated by Senior Supt Mohammed and supervised by ASP Ramdeen in the San Fernando, La Romain and Marabella districts.

A search warrant was executed at 22 Wharton Street, Vistabella.

Revolver, shotgun found hidden in Sam Boucaud, Santa Cruz

A revolver and a shotgun were discovered by officers of the Santa Cruz Police Station during an anti-crime exercise in the district yesterday, police said in a media statement.

The exercise, spearheaded by Snr. Supt. (Ag.) Surrendra Sagramsingh, supervised by ASP (Ag.) Michael Sooker, and including officers of the Coastal Patrol Unit and Santa Cruz Charge Room, was conducted between 3:30 pm and 6:30 pm on Monday.

Police find Magnum revolver in Laventille exercise

A Magnum revolver was discovered by officers of the Inter-Agency Task Force, Operation H.O.P.E, during an anti-crime exercise, in the Laventille district over the weekend.

Officers, acting on information, proceeded to La Resource Road, Laventille, around 8:50 am, on Saturday 20th January, 2018, where they conducted a search of a bushy area along the roadway.

The search resulted in one black and silver revolver being found approximately 150 feet off the roadway.

No one was arrested in connection with the find.

Police seize weapon, ammunition, marijuana in Maraval

A pistol, one round of ammunition and a quantity of marijuana were found by officers of the Western Division Task Force, during an anti-crime exercise in the Maraval district this morning, a police statement said.

Officers conducted the exercise between 11 pm and 3 am, on Monday 11th September, 2017, during which they proceeded to Morne Coco Road, Maraval, and conducted a search in some bushes along a river bank, in the vicinity of the Maraval Community Centre.