Friday, February 23, 2018

Cops find 178 guns for the year

 POLICE recovered a total of 178 guns and 1,727 rounds of assorted ammunition for the year with 28 of these gun being recovered in Port of Spain alone.

The was according to Ag Supt Joanne Archie yesterday who addressed the media during the police’s weekly press conference at Police Administration Building, Port of Spain.

She broke down the police’s confiscation of these weapons by division with the Northern Division having the highest amount of guns seized, namely 46, followed by the North Eastern Division with 30, the Western Division with 23, the Central Division with 19 and the South Western Division with 13.

The Southern Division recorded 11 guns being seized, the Eastern Division with seven while two guns were seized by the Tobago Division.

Investigations are on-going with respect to these cases.  —GG