A 15-year-old boy from Spencer Road, San Juan, was arrested by North Eastern Division police yesterday. The arrest took place after he was allegedly found with two new extended pistol magazines.
Officers of the North Eastern Division Task Force (NEDTF) conducted a stop and search exercise between the hours of 6 pm and 8 pm. Around 6.45 pm, based on information received, they proceeded to Sunshine Avenue, San Juan, where a suspect was arrested for possession of firearm to wit two pistol magazines.
The exercise was spearheaded by Snr Supt Winston Maharaj and Supt Roger Alexander, coordinated by Insp Bharath and Ag Supt Quashie. It was supervised by Ag Cpl Majeed and included PCs Dass, Mieres Eastman, Hyde, Nanan and other officers of the North Eastern Division.