Officers of Sangre Grande Police station issued 50 tickets during a road check exercise. Twenty-four were issued for fixed penalty notices for traffic violations and 26 for Public Health Notices. Officers also recovered four firearms. The exercise was conducted during road check exercises conducted in the district between 2 pm on January 11th and 1 am on January 12th.
The exercise was supervised by Sgt. Johnson and officers of the traffic section. Whilst on the exercise, the officers received information of illicit drugs and ammunition in the district. They proceed to a location in Central Division and seized and recovered 1.117 kilogrammes of marijuana, one Glock 9mm Pistol, one 9mm Pistol, and two Smith and Wesson .38 revolver. PC Licourish is continuing investigations.