Weapons cache seized in Couva

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    High powered firearms and quantities ammunition have been seized in Couva.

    During an Operation Strike Back 3 exercise between 6 and 9pm yesterday, a search warrant was executed at the home of a 54-year-old suspect.

    Officers found:

    • One pump-action shotgun
    • One rifle
    • One AK-47 rifle
    • One submachine gun
    • One mini Uzi submachine gun
    • One Mac 10 submachine gun
    • One pistol
    • 20 magazines
    • One box containing 308 rounds of ammunition

    The suspect was previously held by officers in connection with a report of wounding with intent which occurred on July 19th.

    A pistol containing 13 rounds was seized from his possession upon his arrest.