Police arrested one man for possession of marijuana and found a gun and ammunition during a police exercise in the Northern Division. The following is a press release from the TTPS:

KORDELL FORESTINE, aka “WET”, 23, of El Socorro, was charged for possession of marijuana yesterday. On Sunday 29th August, 2021, officers of the North Eastern Division conducted an anti-crime exercise in the Division.

During the exercise, officers executed a search warrant at Ramcharan Drive, El Socorro, Barataria, where they allegedly found 250 grammes of marijuana in the house. The charge was laid by PC Nanan.

Based on intelligence, officers also went to a basketball court in Never Dirty, Morvant. A search was conducted and one .38 revolver, two rounds of .38 special ammunition and 85.7 grammes of marijuana were found. The exercise was spearheaded by ASP Pariman, coordinated by Insp Bharath and supervised by Cpl (Ag.) Ramkissoon and Cpl (Ag.) George.