A 35-year-old man of Ethel Street, La Romain, was arrested by police for possession of a gun and ammunition today.

According to police reports, officers St Margaret’s Police Station observed a man acting suspiciously at St Margaret’s junction, PC Mahadeo carried out a search of the suspect and found that he was in possession of a black and silver pistol fitted with a magazine containing eight nine millimetre rounds of ammunition.

PC Mahadeo then arrested the 35-year-old man and took him to the St Margaret’s Police station.