Police have discovered and seized a high-powered AR 15 weapon in Laventille.
According to police reports, officers of the Port-of-Spain CID Task Force under the supervision of Sgt Williams conducted an exercise on Erica Street, Laventille relative to recent shootings in the area.
Officers proceeded to a bushy area off a track and conducted a comprehensive and extensive search and found one AR-15 under a galvanize loaded with 28 rounds of 5.56 ammunition.
No arrest was made.
PC Dyette is continuing enquires.
The exercise was supervised by Snr Supt Ajit Persad and Supt Hercules.