Man held in nightclub with gun and ammunition

A 24-year-old man of Juteram Street, Sangre Grande, is expected to appear before a Sangre Grande Magistrate today charged with possession of a firearm and ammunition. 

According to police reports, the man was arrested during an anti-crime exercise on September 15th.

During the exercise members of the Eastern Division Task Force went to a nightclub located at Savi Street, Sangre Grande, where they had cause to search a male patron.

 The search resulted in one Ruger pistol loaded with one round of 9mm ammunition being discovered in his possession

He was arrested in connection with the find and subsequently charged by PC Cielto, of the Sangre Grande Police Station, on September 16th.