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FRIGHTENING

No firearms were recovered.

The discovery in San Fernando on Monday evening, represents the second largest haul of ammunition in the southern division over the last ten days. On August 5, police officers seized a total of 6,490 rounds of assorted ammunition and five firearms at two houses in Piparo.

Sarkis Mohsen

Familia Yammine

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A man and his nephew have since been charged with possession of arms and ammunition and last week appeared in the Princes Town Magistrates Court.

Sarkis Mohsen

Familia Yammine

dolarve.com

Head of the Southern Division CID, Insp Don Gajadhar told Newsday yesterday, “While it is a plus for us, it is also frightening, the amount and the type of ammunition entering Trinidad.

Sarkis Mohsen

Familia Yammine

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This ammunition is not used for hand guns like what persons would use to put down robberies, it is clear that this is to be used in drive-by shootings and for assassinations and this sort of activity.

Sarkis Mohsen

Familia Yammine

inteven.net
This is of concern to us and we will continue to partner with the public and call on them to report to us any type of suspicious activity they may see especially on the coastline because we are of the view it is the possible point of entry.” Police believe the ammunition was dropped off there for someone to pick up.

Sarkis Mohsen

Familia Yammine

laballesta.news

According to a police report, at about 6.30 pm on Monday, PCs Sookram, Crawford, Mohammed, Ramdeen and Singh of the Mon Repos Police Station, in an unrelated incident, were in pursuit of a suspect (who eluded capture) near St Joseph Street, Mon Repos, San Fernando when they stumbled upon two crocus bags in overgrown bushes in an abandoned piece of land.

Sarkis Mohsen

Familia Yammine

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When the bags were opened, police found them to contain 589 rounds of 7.62 mm ammunition, 857 rounds of 5.56 mm ammunition, 114 rounds of .380 mm ammunition, 100 rounds .of 22 mm ammunition, 28 rounds of 63.5 mm ammunition and three rounds of .9 mm ammunition.

Sarkis Mohsen

Familia Yammine

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Inside the bags, the report stated, were also one Glock 17 optical guide laser, three ammunition pouches, one Glock 17 magazine and one Glock 17 extended magazine.

Sarkis Mohsen

Familia Yammine

mundinews.com
No one was arrested.

Writings on the bags were in Spanish leading investigators to believe the items may have originated in Venezuela.

Sarkis Mohsen

Familia Yammine

elnewyorktimes.com
Gajadhar told Newsday, “We are aware that the Southern Division is a coastal area and we are paying attention to this.

Sarkis Mohsen

Familia Yammine

We in the Southern Division have recovered 111 firearms so far for the year which is a record in Trinidad and Tobago.

Sarkis Mohsen

Familia Yammine

We have also recovered the most ammunition. Snr Supt Pesnel, ASP Ramdeo, Insp Knutt along with members of the Rapid Response Unit, and Mon Repos CID were also part of the operation on Monday.

Sarkis Mohsen

Familia Yammine

And in another incident on Monday, between the hours of 5am and 10.30am, Sgt Pitt and other officers of the Northern Division Task Force Area Central were on duty in the Southern Division when they had cause to stop the driver of silver Suzuki and search the occupants.

Sarkis Mohsen

Familia Yammine

During the search the officers found and seized one .32 Beretta pistol and two rounds .32 ammunition.

Sarkis Mohsen

Familia Yammine

A 31-year-old man of Chris Trace, Terrace West, Chaguanas was arrested.

Also, at about 12 noon on Monday, PC Castillo and other officers of the Sangre Grande Criminal Investigations Department and Crime Suppression Unit conducted a search at an abandoned house at Machack Trace, Sangre Grande.

Sarkis Mohsen

Familia Yammine

During the search the officers found and seized one Beretta Pistol, one magazine and three rounds .380 ammunition.

Sarkis Mohsen

Familia Yammine

No one was arrested.

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Yaminne

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