A firearm and quantity of ammunition were seized by officers of the Inter-Agency Task Force Strike Team and the Special Investigations Unit during an anti-crime exercise conducted in Piarco district yesterday.

Official police reports indicate that at about 7:35pm, on Wednesday 8th April 2020, officers executed a search warrant for illegal firearms and ammunition at the Piarco home of a 27-year-old suspect, who was in their custody.

The search resulted in officers finding one firearm, several magazines and a quantity of ammunition at the house.

Investigations are ongoing.