A woman and her two sons were arrested for having a firearm and ammunition. They were held during an Operation Strike Back 3 exercise in La Horquetta yesterday.
According to police reports, during the exercise conducted between 3pm and 5pm yesterday, police executed a search warrant for illegal arms and ammunition at a house located at Phase 1, La Horquetta.
Officers found an AR-15 Rifle and 31 rounds of 5.56 ammunition in a bedroom. A 41-year older woman and her 17 and 18-year-old sons were arrested and taken to the La Horquetta Police Station.
The exercise was spearheaded by ACP Andy Belfon, Snr Supt Renzey Ramdeen and Supt Edwards, coordinated by ASP Coggins and Insp Pitt, supervised by Sgt Caldon, Cpl Durity and included officers attached to the Area East Operations Unit. WPC Gaulteau is continuing enquiries.