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One individual shot, firearm, drugs recovered in Gros Islet police operation

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Four individuals have been arrested — one sustaining gunshot wounds — during a police operation on Thursday, May 16 in Grand Riviere, Gros Islet which netted a firearm, ammunition and drugs, according to a police press release.

Police said a 9mm Beretta pistol,  14 rounds of ammunition and a “quantity of illicit drugs” were recovered during a search of a residence in Grand Riviere, Gros Islet, around 5:30 a.m.

As a result, four individuals were arrested with one sustaining gunshot injuries during apprehension, police said.

The injured suspect has been hospitalised in stable condition, while the other suspects are in police custody and charges are expected to be laid shortly, police said.

“Further information regarding the progress of this operation will be made available at the soonest,” the release said.

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6 comments

  1. Who takes note of what is found and how much of it is found

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  2. Informer fi dead

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  3. Where is the money they took???

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  4. Thank u for taking guns off the street.Job well done

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  5. Keep up the pressure until all illegal weapons are accounted for. The public's help in directing the cops to their location, is welcomed.

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