two persons in custody
Ranks of the Guyana Police Force on Thursday arrested two persons after they unearthed an unlicensed firearm and ammunition in a vehicle they were travelling in.
Police Public Relations Officer Jairam Ramlakhan, disclosed that the interception occurred sometime around 14:40 hrs.
It was reported that Police ranks acting on information, intercepted a motor car on the Golden Grove Public Road, East Bank Demerara, conducted a search and found a 12 gauge single barrel shotgun.
The driver of the vehicle and an occupant have since been taken into Police custody.