A 16-gauge cartridge, 30 rounds of nine-millimetre ammunition, five 12-gauge cartridges, and four rounds of 5.56 ammunition were found yesterday during an anti-crime exercise in Scarborough.
Based on information received regarding a cache of weapons located at an abandoned building in Mt St George, officers proceeded to Village Street. A search was conducted and a black plastic bag containing the ammunition was found. No one was arrested.
The exercise, which was conducted between the hours of 6.15 am and 7 am was coordinated by Snr Supt Anand Ramesar and ASP Joseph. It was spearheaded by Sgt Stewart and supervised by W/Sgt George. It also included PC Ferguson and officers from the Tobago Divisional Task Force and the Canine Unit.
Enquiries are continuing.