Saturday 23 February, 2019

Man, woman held in relation to gun find in Hanover

File photo

File photo

A team of officers assigned to the Hanover Police Division seized a firearm and 15 rounds of ammunition during an operation in McQuarrie district, Sandy Bay in the parish on Sunday, February 3.

Two persons were taken into custody in relation to the seizure.

Reports from the Sandy Bay police are that about 5:00 a.m., lawmen were in the area when a premises allegedly occupied by a male and a female was searched and a Smith and Wesson 9mm pistol with a magazine containing fifteen 9mm rounds of ammunition was found inside the house.

Both persons were taken into custody, however, their identities are being withheld, pending further investigation.

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