Shotgun wrapped in clear plastic found in Enterprise

A shotgun was discovered during an anti-crime exercise in the Enterprise district by officers attached to the Central Division Operations Unit.

The exercise, supervised by Sgt. Matthew Haywood, of the Chaguanas Police Station, took place between 1 am and 5 am on Thursday 19th July, 2018.

While on mobile patrol in the Enterprise district, officers proceeded to Pierre Trace, Lendore Village, where they conducted a search of a bushy area.

The search resulted in officers discovering one shotgun wrapped in clear plastic.

Investigations are continuing.

Loaded firearm found in Arouca

A loaded revolver has been found by officers of the Northern Division Task Force Area Central, during an anti-crime exercise in the Arouca district.

The exercise, spearheaded by Snr. Supt. (Ag.) Michael Daniel, took place between 2 pm and 8 pm on Tuesday 17th July, 2018.

Around 3 pm, officers proceeded to a bushy area along the Eastern Main Road, where a search was conducted.

The search yielded one revolver loaded with two rounds of .38mm ammunition concealed in a white shoe box.

Enquiries are continuing.

Trincity man charged with gun, ammunition possession

A Trincity man, charged with possession of a firearm and ammunition, is expected to appear before an Arima Magistrate today.

Rondell Adams, 25, of Castleton Avenue, Trincity, was arrested during an anti-crime exercise, conducted by officers of the Arima Crime Patrol Unit and Arima Criminal Investigations Department (CID), in the Arima district on Tuesday 17th July, 2018.

The exercise took place between 4 pm and 7 pm and was led by Insp. Nigel Birch, of the Arima CID.

Five charged with firearm and ammunition possession

Five men, jointly charged with possession of a firearm and ammunition, are expected to appear before a Siparia Magistrate today, to answer to the charges.

Kurtlee Dhanaram, 27, of Boyack Terrace, Santa Flora; Stephan Jackson, 23, of Welcome Peters Street, Siparia; Brent Williams, 24, of Quarry Village, Siparia; along with Matthew Forbes, 26, and Jonathan George, 22, both of Ramlal Street, Penal, were charged after being arrested by officers, of the Penal Criminal Investigations Department, who were on mobile patrol in the Penal district on Thursday 19th July, 2018.

Search continues for fake police officer

Police are seeking the public’s assistance in locating a man suspected of impersonating a police officer in the Caroni district.

Roderick Santana, 30, of Bon Air Gardens, Arouca, was identified via CCTV footage, as one of three men allegedly involved in an incident which took place on Tuesday 19th June, 2018, at a supermarket in Frederick Settlement, Lapaille Village, Caroni.