Firearm Seized During Matura Anti-Crime Exercise

Home*Cover Story*Crime

Firearm Seized During Matura Anti-Crime Exercise

One man was arrested in connection with a wounding offence and one firearm was seized by officers of the Eastern Division, during an anti-crime exercise conducted in the Matura district.

The exercise was conducted between 12:15 pm and 3 pm, on July 9th 2023, during which officers proceeded to the Matura home of a 42-year-old male suspect.

The man was wanted in connection with a report of Wounding with Intent which occurred on July 8th, 2023 in the district.

Further checks of the area resulted in officers finding a homemade shotgun concealed in a black plastic bag approximately 20 feet from the roadway.