Officers attached to the Drug Squad in its latest anti-drug operations have removed two firearms and a quantity of ammunition off the streets.
A search at the home of a Woburn, St. George resident on Monday 17th June, 2019, led to the confiscation of one Glock17 9mm pistol, one Glock22 .40 pistol, 89 rounds of .40 ammunition, 51 rounds of 9mm ammunition and 13 rounds of .22 ammunition.
Charges of possession of illegal firearms and ammunition were laid against Leron Bethel 34 years, Boat Builder, residing at Woburn, St. George in relation to the said confiscation. He will be appearing at the St. George’s Magistrate’s Court today, Wednesday 19th June, 2019.
Meanwhile, during another police operation on Monday 17th June, 2019, ninety pounds of cannabis were seized from a boat plying the Grenada to Carriacou route.
Police investigations continue.