Just one day after Assistant Superintendent of Police, Richmond Valentine, expressed concern over the increase in illegal firearm, another successful operation has resulted in the seizure of five 9mm pistols.
According to Police PRO, Pelham Jno Baptiste, three individuals have been arrested on suspicion for possession of firearms. The search warrant was executed at Newtown today Tuesday 23rd February.
On Saturday, Police seized one (1) AK 47 rifle, 1 Uzi Submachine gun, 2 9mm pistols, 24 rounds of 40 calibre ammunition, 30 rounds of 9mm ammunition, 1 magazine for an AK47 rifle, 1 magazine for an Uzi submachine gun, 3 magazines for 9mm pistol, 2.135kg of cocaine with an estimated street value of $57,000 and 2.043 kg of cannabis with a street value of $4,500.
The items were discovered in a locked room of the Silver Lake public convenience.
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