Police exercises in the Tabaquite and Laventille districts have led to the arrests of two men in connection with possession of marijuana, as well as the seizure of a loaded revolver.
On Friday, officers of the Brasso Police Station arrested a 39-year-old Tabaquite man for possession of 1.7 kgs of marijuana for the purpose of trafficking.
The drugs, worth approximately $17,000, were seized at the suspect’s home.
On Saturday, officers of the IATF arrested a 22-year-old Port-of-Spain man for possession 10 g of marijuana and a revolver loaded with five rounds of ammunition.
Officers went to Clifton Towers, East Dry River, Port-of-Spain, where they arrested the suspect and found the firearm hidden in a washroom in the building.
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