2 arrested after discovery of unlicensed gun


Two persons residing on the West Coast of Berbice have been arrested in connection with the discovery of an unlicensed gun.

Police ranks in Region Five (Mahaica-Berbice) on Tuesday, acting on information received, intercepted a hire car in front of the Fort Wellington Police Station and conducted a search.

An unlicensed taurus revolver without ammunition was found concealed therein.

The driver and an occupant have since been detained and are assisting with the investigation.