Officers find pump action shot gun in Caroni

Officers find pump action shot gun in Caroni

One man was arrested during an Operation Strike Back exercise for being in illegal possession of narcotics and a Pump Action shotgun found in Caroni.

Around 6.45 am today, the Central Division Criminal Investigation Department (CID) Operation, Chaguanas (CID) and Central Division Task Force North executed a search warrant at Hydraulic Road, Kelly Village, Caroni.

While at the premises, the officers discovered two packets of marijuana with a combined weight of 1.44 kilogrammes. A man was arrested and is currently assisting the police with their investigation.

Officers continued the exercise at another location off Warren Road, Cunupia, where a black plastic bag containing a pump-action shotgun was discovered. The officers confiscated the weapon and logged it at the station.