Venezuelan nationals arrested with gun and ammo

Venezuelan nationals arrested with gun and ammo

Five Venezuelan nationals and one Trinidad and Tobago national were arrested for possession of a firearm and ammunition in the Southern Division on Friday.

Around 7:00p.m on Thursday, a party of officers acting on information received, intercepted a sliver Mitsubishi Libero station wagon at the intersection of Todd Street and the Rienzi Kirton Highway, San Fernando.

The officers searched the vehicle and discovered one Browning pistol with nine rounds of ammunition.

Five men, ages 18 to 26, and one female, aged 26, all residing in the Southern district were arrested and taken to the San Fernando Police Station for processing.

Enquiries are continuing.