Guayaguayare man held for gun possession, attack


    A 30 year old Guayaguayare has been arrested for shooting with intent and for possession of a firearm and ammunition, following an altercation with another man.

    Police says the 32-year-old victim was with friends at Ferrier Circular yesterday, when a man known to him exited a vehicle and shot at him.

    A physical altercation then ensued between the victim and the suspect, during which time the victim managed to take the gun and call the police.

    Cpl (Ag.) Ramdial and a party of officers from the Mayaro Police Station, responded and took possession of the pistol, which was fitted with a magazine containing 15 rounds ammunition.

    The suspect is also in police custody pending charges.