Two held over illegal firearm

MyVueNews Staff Writer

Basseterre, St. Kitts, 21st January, 2019 ( – Two persons are in Police custody in relation to an illegal firearm found in a vehicle.

According to the Police, the firearm, a Smith and Wesson pistol, was found with five rounds of ammunition in a vehicle on Victoria Road, Basseterre.

Police have indicated that they were conducting an early morning search operation on 19th January, when the firearm was found.

The find represents the first firearm removed from the streets for the year 2019.

Photo: A Smith and Wesson pistol similar to the one found in Police search.