A 14-YEAR-OLD Laventille girl, a woman and three men appeared in a Princes Town court yesterday charged with possession of a firearm and ammunition.
The teenager was granted $60,000 bail by a Justice of the Peace to return to court on Tuesday.
She appeared alongside Ornella Wankin, 24; Vishal Sookraj, 36, of La Romaine; Kennyatter Vincent, 26, of Mon Repos; and Brendon Fourillier, 32, of Cocoyea, San Fernando.
The five were represented by attorney Petronilla Basdeo. They were charged with possession of 61 rounds of nine-millimetre ammunition, and possession of an Astra pistol.
The five were arrested by police in Princes Town on Tuesday.
Constable Marash of the Southern Operations Unit laid the charges.