One man was arrested for possession of a firearm, possession of ammunition, possession of firearm components and possession of marijuana for the purpose of trafficking, during an anti-crime exercise conducted in the Northern Division on Tuesday 29th September, 2020.
Around 3pm yesterday, a party of officers executed a search warrant at a residence at Block 3, Wallerfield, where during the search of the premises they found and seized one Beretta pistol fitted with one magazine and six rounds of nine millimetre ammunition.
Further checks were conducted with the assistance of K-9 unit, where a black plastic bag which contained 1035 grammes of marijuana was also found and seized.
The exercise was co-ordinated by Snr Supt (Ag) Ramkhelawan, Insp (Ag) Pitt and supervised by Cpl (Ag) Gordon, Cpl (Ag) Ali, PC Hall and included a party of officers of the Major Operations Unit and Canine Unit.
Investigations are continuing.