One firearm and a quantity of ammunition were recovered by officers of the Santa Cruz Criminal Investigations Department (CID) during an exercise yesterday.
During the hours of 11 pm on Saturday 10th October, 2020, and 2: 30 am today, Sunday 11th October, 2020, officers of the Santa Cruz CID received information which led them to a track along Moraldo Trace, Sam Boucaud, Upper Santa Cruz.
Upon searching the area, they discovered one silver Beretta pistol with one magazine and twelve rounds of ammunition in a clear plastic Ziploc bag.
The bag also contained a quantity of ammunition.
The items were seized and are currently undergoing forensic processing to assist officers with their investigations.
Anyone with information on the finds are strongly encouraged to call the police via its 999 or 555 hotlines or call CRIME STOPPERS at 800-TIPS or share the information via the TTPS’ App or Website.