A 9mm pistol. Not the real one seized

A 9mm pistol. Not the real one seized

A man from Canefield was fined $10,000 at the Magistrate Court in Roseau after an illegal gun and ammunition were found in premises which belong to him.

A 9-mm pistol and 50 rounds of 9-mm ammunition were discovered in the house which belongs to Philbert Francis Dupuis, according to police PRO, Acting Inspector, Pellam Jno Baptiste.

According to Jno Baptiste on Monday, November 21, the police, armed with search warrants went to two premises belonging to Dupuis, one at Jimmit and the other at 8 Street, Canefield.

The illegal gun and ammunition were found and seized in Canefield.

Dupuis was charged with possession of firearm and ammunition without valid licenses.

He was taken to court and charged the same day.

He pleaded guilty to the charges and was fined.

He paid the fine immediately.