An anti-crime exercise conducted in the Port-of Spain area led to the arrest of one man, the seizure of a pistol and a quantity of ammunition. Details follow in this press release.

One man was arrested and a pistol and quantity of ammunition seized by officers of the Inter-Agency Task Force during an anticrime exercise conducted in Port of Spain last night.

Officers conducted the exercise around 8:10 pm on Sunday 19th September, 2021, during which they proceeded to Jackson Place, East Dry River, Port of Spain, where they stopped and searched a 35-year-old man.

The search resulted in officers finding one Glock pistol fitted with a magazine containing 16 rounds of nine-millimetre ammunition.

The man was arrested in connection with the find.

Investigations are ongoing.