Police say two businessmen from Linden and Diamond, EBD have been taken into custody, early this morning, after an unlicensed shotgun, three (live) cartridges and a small quantity of cannabis were found in their places of business, at Omai Landing, Region 8, during separate raids.
About 02:30hrs. police ranks acting on information swooped down on a shop at Omai Landing and conducted a search during which a twelve gauge shotgun and three (3) live cartridges were found. The 59-year-old owner of Diamond Housing Scheme, EBD, who was present, admitted to ownership of the firearm and ammunition and will appear in court soon.
According to the Police, acting on further information, ranks went to a shop at Omai Landing at about 03:00hrs and conducted a search during which 29 grams of Cannabis were found in small zip-lock packages. The 49-year-old owner who hails from One Mile, Wismar, Linden and who was present, claimed ownership of the illegal substance. He too will appear in court shortly.