32-year-old man arrested with Taurus revolver

Friday, January 19, 2018 - 13:45

A Laventille man was arrested and a revolver and a quantity of ammunition seized by officers of the Cumuto Police Station, during an anti-crime exercise in the district, last night.

The exercise, supervised by Cpl.Shawn Gordon, was conducted between 8 pm and 11:30 pm on Thursday, during which officers had cause to stop a white Nissan B-15 motor vehicle, with a lone occupant.

A search of the vehicle resulted in one Taurus revolver and six rounds of .38mm ammunition being discovered.

The suspect; a 32-year-old man of Picton Road, Laventille, was arrested in connection with the find. 

The photo accompanying this article is not the exact revolver seized by police but is used to demonstrated what a Taurus revolver looks like.