Wednesday 23 September, 2020

Two wanted men nabbed by cops in Hanover

The Criminal Investigations Branch (CIB) launched a special operation in Green Island, Hanover on Friday, November 15. The operations reaped success as two wanted persons and persons of interest were taken into custody for various offences.

Reports are that between the hours of 4:30 a.m. and 10:40 a.m., lawmen conducted an operation in the area where several premises were searched. Two men- one of whom was listed as wanted, were arrested and one Taurus 9mm pistol along with one magazine containing three 9mm rounds of ammunition was found in their possessions.

One man was taken into custody for breaches of the Law Reform (Fraudulent Transactions) (Special Provisions) Act 2013 after he was found in possession of identity information of persons living overseas.

Another man, who was listed as wanted for Grevious Sexual Assault was taken into custody during an operation conducted in Dias, Hanover.

Detectives have withheld the identities of the persons taken into custody pending further investigations.

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