The shotgun and ammunition seized during the police operation in Chin Chin, Cunupia, on Saturday 26 December 2020. (Image: TTPS)

Two Venezuelan nationals were arrested and a shotgun with two rounds of 12-gauge cartridges seized at Chin Chin, Cunupia, on Saturday 26th December 2020.

An official report from the Police Service says around 9 pm on Boxing Day, officers of the Cunupia Criminal Investigations Department, were on exercise duty along David Toby Road, Chin Chin, Cunupia, when they stopped a white Nissan B-12.

According to the TTPS statement, a search was conducted, and officers allegedly found one shot gun in the back seat of the car, along with two rounds of 12-gauge cartridges.

Two persons were arrested in connection with the find.

The items were secured, and the suspects were taken to the station, along with the seized items.

Investigations are ongoing.