Officers of the Freeport Station are actively searching for a man, who had a firearm in his possession in Carapichaima.

According to police reports, officers attached to the Freeport Police Station received information that a man was seen walking along Gosine Street, Bank Village, Carapichaima brandishing a gun.

When officers arrived at the location, they observed the suspect. Upon seeing the officers, the man dropped an object in a bushy area and began running.

The officers gave chase but the suspect alluded capture. Officers searched the area for the item and recovered an M and P pistol, one magazine and five rounds of ammunition. The exercise was executed by Insp Rajkumar, Cpl Harriot, PCs Dickson, Mohammed, Lezama and Ramchaaran.

Anyone with information regarding this individual is asked to contact the Freeport Police Station at 673–0026, or via its hotlines at 999 and 555 or report via the TTPS App and website. Enquiries are continuing.