One man was arrested and a firearm and a quantity of ammunition seized by officers of the Northern Division, during an anti-crime exercise conducted in the Arima district this morning.
Officers were on mobile patrol along Green Street, Arima, when they had cause to stop and search two male patrons of a bar in the district.
The search resulted in officers finding one revolver loaded with six rounds of ammunition in the possession of a 25-year-old Sangre Grande man.
The suspect was subsequently arrested in connection with the find.
The second suspect, 26-year-old El Dorado man, was also arrested.
Investigations are ongoing.