Three Venezuelan nationals were arrested and a Mini-Uzi firearm and a quantity of ammunition were seized by officers of the South Western Division, during an anti-crime exercise conducted in the Cedros district early Friday morning.
The exercise, coordinated by Snr. Supt. (Ag.) Teewarie, Supt. Bailey, and Insp. Marcelle, included officers of the South Western Division Task Force and Canine Branch, and was conducted around 4 am, on Friday, July 29th in the Bonasse Village, Cedros district.
During the exercise, officers proceeded to an apartment where they conducted a search which resulted in the firearm, two magazines and quantities of ammunition being found.
Three Venezuelan nationals, ages 18, 23 and 47, who were in the apartment at the time of the search were arrested in connection with the find.