Press Release:– On Thursday, May 16, 2019, about 5:30 a.m. a police operation was conducted at Grande Riviere, Gros Islet, where a Warrant to Search for Property was executed upon a residence at the said address.
A nine (9) millimeter (mm) berretta pistol, fourteen (14) rounds of ammunition and a quantity of illicit drugs were recovered.
Four individuals were arrested in relation to this incident. Three of these individuals have since been charged for various offences.
Twenty year olds, Kevin Adonis and Rakim Joseph and seventeen year old Francis Popo, all residents of Grande Riviere, Gros Islet were charged for the offences of Possession of Firearm and Ammunition without a Valid License and Possession of Controlled Drugs.
They were escorted to the First District Court on Friday, May 17, 2019, where were granted bail in the sum of $2000.00 for Possession of Ammunition, $5000.00 for Possession of Firearm and $500.00 for Possession of Controlled Drugs.
They are expected to return to court on Wednesday, June 12, 2019.
The fourth suspect is still admitted at a local medical facility in stable condition.