What a .22 Winchester looks like. Not the actual gun seized

What a .22 Winchester looks like. Not the actual gun seized

The police have seized a rifle, cocaine and ammunition in Tan Tan in an operation carried out by the Drug Squad on Wednesday, July 27.

Additionally, lawmen seized a quantity of cocaine and ammunition in Picard on the same day.

Police PRO, Acting Inspector Pellam Jno Baptiste said in the Tan Tan operation, one .22 caliber Winchester Rifle, three live rounds of .22 ammunition, 24,094 grams (53.11 pounds) of cocaine, 288 grams of ganja and 11 bottles containing an unspecified amount of ganja were seized.

One man was arrested on suspicion of possession of marijuana and cocaine with intent to supply and possession of firearm and ammunition without a valid license.

In the Picard operation, 569 grams of cocaine, 54 live rounds of .22 ammunition and six live rounds of .38o ammunition were seized.

A man and a woman were arrested on suspicion of possession of cocaine with intent to supply and possession of ammunition without a valid license.

Investigations are ongoing, Jno Baptiste said.