On Friday the 21st of April, 2023 about 3:00 am officers of various units of the Royal Saint Lucia Police Force conducted operations in the communities of Marc, Cacao, Babonneau, Vigie, and Vieux Fort.
The purpose of these operations was to conduct searches at locations within the Central and Southern sector of the island following an increase in incidents of gun violence.
In light of this, a contingent of officers proceeded to several locations where searches were conducted. During the operation, a total of four (4) Search Warrants were executed, and a total of three (3) individuals were apprehended.
During the execution of a search warrant on the premises of CJ Owen Fevriere, aka “Smart Kid” at Marc, Castries the officers recovered an AK 47 Magazine containing 2 rounds of 7.62 ammunition.
He was subsequently charged for the Possession of Ammunition and will be taken before the court on Monday, 24th April, for a bail hearing.
SOURCE: Royal Saint Lucia Police Force. Headline photo: Internet stock image.