A Trincity couple has been arrested for the possession of multiple firearms and ammunition.
According to police reports, on August 24th, officers executed a search warrant at a house in Orange Grove. During the search, officers found two AR-15 assault rifles, one MP5 machine pistol, three rifle magazines, two pistol magazines, one drum magazine, a gas mask and a quantity of assorted ammunition, on the premises.
A 28-year-old male and a 25-year-old female who were in the house at the time were arrested in connection with the finds.
The exercise was coordinated by Snr. Supt. (Ag.) Phillip and supervised by Supt. (Ag.) Alexander, both of the North Eastern Division Task Force NED.
Investigations are ongoing.