Four men were arrested yesterday after police found a gun and ammunition in the vehicle they were travelling in.

According to police reports, while conducting an exercise officers of the Eastern Division Task Force, Sangre Grande Special Operations Unit, and the Sangre Grande Criminal Investigations Department intercepted a white Nissan Tiida motor vehicle along Gilkes Street, Sangre Grande.

The vehicle was occupied by four male adults. The officers conducted a search of the vehicle and discovered one Caracal pistol with eight rounds of nine millimetre ammunition. The men were arrested and taken to the Sangre Grande Police Station together with the vehicle and firearm and ammunition. Enquiries are continuing by PC Samuel.