A dragnet mounted by Central Division Police Officers resulted in the arrest of a 36-year-old man from Cunupia for possession of a revolver and a quantity of ammunition yesterday.

According to police reports, the man was held following the execution of six search warrants following which one black handle revolver and three rounds of .38 ammunition were found at his David Toby Road, Cunupia home.

The operation was led by Snr Supt Curtis Simon who was assisted by Supt Myster, ASP Pierre, Sgt Figaro and also included officers of the Central Division Task Force and Canine Branch. The man is expected to be charged for possession of a firearm and ammunition.