2 arrested after police find shotgun at Arakaka mining camp

The unlicensed firearm found at the Arakaka mining camp in Region One

Ranks of the Guyana Police Force have unearthed an illegal firearm at a mining camp at Arakaka, Region One (Barima-Waini) and subsequently arrested two persons.

According to reports, officers from the Arakaka Police Station, acting on information received in relation to an alleged Simple Larceny report, raided two Mining Camps – one at Kamwatta, North-West District, and one at Skull Mountain, Arakaka.

During the Police operation, the ranks unearthed one unlicensed 12-gauge Shotgun without cartridges.

Two suspects were arrested pending further investigations.