Chaguanas man arrested for gun, ammo possession

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Chaguanas man arrested for gun, ammo possession

Police have arrested a man at a bar overnight for Possession of a Firearm and Ammunition.

Officers of the Chaguanas Division Task Force (CDTF) were on mobile patrol on Friday around 12.45 am when they received information which led them to a bar on the Chaguanas Main Road.

CDTF officers made their way to the bar where they observed a man dressed in a black hoodie and a pair of black jeans, the man appeared to be holding his pants while he danced.

The officers approached the man and identified themselves, based on their information and surveillance the officers searched the man and allegedly discovered a Glock 19 pistol loaded with five rounds of nine-millimetre ammunition.

The 45-year-old man from Longdenville, Chaguanas was arrested and the firearm and ammunition were seized.

The man is expected to be charged and appear before the Masters’ Court early next week.