Cocaine, ammo and stolen vehicles seized in police exercise

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Cocaine, ammo and stolen vehicles seized in police exercise

During the early hours of Friday, the Central Division Gang Unit conducted an intelligence-led exercise in the Chaguanas policing district and arrested two people in connection with stolen vehicles and discovered a firearm, a magazine and narcotics.

The officers searched a home at Cacandee Road, Felicity, where they allegedly discovered 23 grammes of cocaine, one magazine and eight rounds of nine millimetre ammunition, and one black Nissan Primera which was reported stolen.

A man was arrested and taken to the station pending further investigation.

Officers then made their way to another house located along Pierre Road, Felicity, where they discovered one black BMW, one Silver Mitsubishi Lancer and one Silver Ford Ranger.

All three vehicles matched the description of reported stolen vehicles.

The vehicles were wrecked to the station, and one person was arrested in this matter pending further investigation.

Meanwhile, based on intelligence received, 0officers of the Stolen Vehicles Squad in the Central Division proceeded to John Elie Road, Chase Village, where a blue Nissan AD Wagon was observed parked on the roadway.

They examined the car and discovered that the vehicle was used in a robbery with aggravation in the Tunapuna police district on October 12, at 3:40am.

The vehicle was wrecked and investigations are ongoing.