(CMR) Three persons, including two women, were arrested on Friday after police found a gun at a residence in the Tropical Gardens area of George Town.
Police executed a search warrant under the Firearm Law (2008 Revision) and recovered a loaded handgun and a quantity of ganja. A 26-year-old man, a 45-year-old woman, and an 18-year-old woman, all of George Town, were arrested.
The 26-year-old George Town man has been formally charged with possession of an unlicensed firearm, possession of unlicensed firearm ammunition, possession of ganja with intent to supply, and possession of drug utensils, while the 45-year-old-woman has been formally charged with possession of ganja with intent to supply and possession of drug utensils.
Both appeared in court Monday, 18 July, when the man was remanded to HMP and the woman was offered court bail. Both will return to the Grand Court on Friday, 5 August 2022. The 18-year-old-woman was bailed pending further investigations.