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Family of three appears in court charged with possession of a firearm and ammunition

A family of three has appeared before the Sangre Grande Magistrates’ Court, after being jointly charged with possession of a firearm and ammunition, over the weekend. 

Clint Ramkissoon, 39; his wife Taslimah Meighoo Ramkissoon, 23; and his brother Daniel Ramkissoon, 37, all of Toco Main Road, Matura, stood before Senior Magistrate Gillian Scotland, on December 10th to answer to the charges. 

Chaguanas man sentenced one year hard labour for possession of two firearms

Malcolm Williams, 38, of Chaguanas, has been sentenced to one-year hard labour for possession of two firearms after appearing before the Mayaro Magistrates’ Court, earlier today. 

Williams pleaded guilty to the offence of possession of firearms and not guilty to possession of ammunition when he stood before Magistrate Alicia Chankar on December 10th.

 The ammunition possession charges were laid after a search warrant was executed at his home on December 9th by officers of the Mayaro Criminal Investigations Department (CID). 

Debe man charged with possession of ammunition

One man has been arrested and charged for possession of ammunition and a prohibited weapon, during an anti-crime exercise conducted in the Debe district yesterday.

During the exercise, officers of the Barrackpore Criminal Investigations Department, executed a search warrant at the home of a suspect at Transfer Village, Debe on Wednesday.

The search resulted in officers discovering one AK-47 magazine loaded with 25 rounds of 5.56mm ammunition, hidden in the house.

Tobago cops seize ammunition

Over 90 rounds of 9mm am­mu­ni­tion were found and seized by To­ba­go po­lice on Mon­day night.

Ac­cord­ing to po­lice re­ports, the il­le­gal am­mu­ni­tion was dis­cov­ered at Mt. Pleas­ant around 10 pm fol­low­ing a tip-off.

Guardian Me­dia un­der­stands that the To­ba­go Di­vi­sion­al Task Force led by PC Moses was on pa­trol when of­fi­cers re­ceived in­tel­li­gence in­form­ing them of where the am­mu­ni­tion was be­ing hid­den.

They went to an aban­doned lot at Robert Trace Ex­ten­sion and searched the area.

Tableland man held with homemade shotgun and ammunition

A 29-year-old man from Nohar Road, Tableland, was arrested by officers of the St. Mary’s Police Station, during an anti-crime exercise in Moruga last night. 

According to police reports,  officers were on mobile patrol along Saunders Trace, St. Mary’s Village, Moruga, around 11:00 pm on November 25th, when they had cause to stop and search a makeshift camp with a lone male occupant. 

The search resulted in officers finding a homemade shotgun with three rounds of 12 gauge cartridges. 

The suspect was arrested in connection with the finds.

Accused held in weekend's drug & ammunition bust appears in court

A Cunupia businessman who has been charged in connection with the seizure of large quantities of drug and weapons during an anti-crime operation, appeared before a Chaguanas Magistrate today.

Jerome Olliverre, 28, a businessman of Macaya Trace, Monroe Road, Cunupia, was charged with two counts of possession of dangerous drugs for the purpose of trafficking, one count of possession of firearms and one count of possession of ammunition, when he appeared before Chaguanas Magistrate Brian Debideen.

Wallerfield man detained by police for possession of gun and ammunition

A Wallerfield man was arrested and a pistol and quantity of ammunition seized, by officers of the Northern Division, during an anti-crime exercise, conducted in Cumuto last night. 

According to police reports, during the exercise, officers had cause to stop and search a black Nissan AD wagon with one male occupant. 

The search resulted in one black and silver Smith and Wesson pistol loaded with a magazine containing 13 rounds of .40mm ammunition, being discovered hidden under the driver’s seat.

Santa Cruz man detained by police for gun and ammunition possession

A 29-year-old Santa Cruz man was arrested by officers of the Eastern Division Task Force after a pistol and a quantity of ammunition was found in his possession.

According to police reports, officers were conducting an anti-crime exercise in the district.

 Police had cause to stop and search the suspect who was walking along the roadway at Dookhan Hill, La Canoa Road, Lower Santa Cruz. 

This search revealed one loaded Glock pistol and 17 rounds of 9mm ammunition. 

He was taken into police custody.

Police seize rifle and ammunition

A rifle and a quantity of ammunition were discovered by officers of the South Western Division, during an anti-crime exercise in the Siparia today.

According to police reports during the exercise, coordinated by Snr. Supt. (Ag.) Neville Adams, a party of officers attached to the South Western Division Task Force (SWDTF), along with the Fyzabad and Penal Criminal Investigations Departments, proceeded to a bushy area off Robert Hill, Siparia, around 7:00 am on September 5th, where a search was carried out.

Five arrested during anti-crime exercise in Westmoorings

Five men are arrested and a pistol and quantity of ammunition seized by officers of the Western Division Task Force, during an anti-crime exercise, conducted in the Westmoorings district. 

According to police reports, on August 27th during the exercise, the officers stopped and searched a blue Nissan B15 motor vehicle, with five male occupants, which was proceeding along the Western Main Road.

The search resulted in one Glock 17 pistol, with a selector and one magazine loaded with 11 rounds of 9mm ammunition being discovered in the vehicle. 

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