On Thursday May 4, 2023, about 9:00 a.m. Officers attached to the Criminal Investigation Department, Major Crimes Unit, Bicycle Unit and Writ Department conducted a Police operation in the community of Forestiere, Castries.
During the conduct of a search on the premises of a juvenile at Forestiere, Castries, Officers recovered one (1) pump action shotgun and two (2) rounds of 12-gauge Ammunition.
Also recovered during the search were, two (2) 7.62, two (2) 9mm and one (1) .357 spent shells. The juvenile was charged for the offences of Possession of Firearm and Possession of Ammunition. He will be taken to court for the purpose of a bail hearing.
Officers also arrested Kareem Louis at Forestierre, Castries, on an Outstanding Bench Warrant from the High Court having absconded for an Indictable Offence.
SOURCE: Royal Saint Lucia Police Force. Headline photo: Stock image.