5 men held in Belmont, bag of ammo seized

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5 men held in Belmont, bag of ammo seized

Five men were arrested and a quantity of ammunition for rifles and pistols were seized at a house in Belmont early on Wednesday morning.

Officers of the Port of Spain Task Force and the police canine unit visited a house on Belmont Valley Road at around 4.05 am and found a black plastic bag containing 23 rounds of 9-mm ammunition, 13 rounds of 5.56 ammunition and four rounds of .40 ammunition.

Five men who were in the house were arrested and taken to the Besson Street and Carenage police stations, where they were expected to be charged for the ammunition.