Two men are currently in police custody after they were held with a loaded firearm on Tuesday night in Diego Martin.
The suspects were said to have been held during a police exercise by officers of the Four Roads Police Station.
According to police reports, at about 11:00 pm on Tuesday, officers received key information which led them to intercept a motor vehicle with two men along La Puerta Avenue, Diego Martin.
The vehicle was searched and the officers allegedly found and seized a loaded handgun in the vehicle.
As a result, the two suspects were immediately detained.
The firearm was said to have been sent for ballistic testing as one of the suspects is said to be known to the police on several shooting inquiries.
More on this as it becomes available.