Police Seize Illegal Firearm. Three in Custody
Posted on January 30, 2017
by RBPF Public Affairs and Communications Office
Consistent with the Commissioner's Policing Priorities for 2017, Officers attached to the Firearm Tracing and Investigations Unit seized an illegal firearm at the corner of Market Street and Cordeaux Avenue on Saturday 28th January 2017.
Three men were taken into custody in relation to the seizure. Reports are that shortly after 8:00pm, Firearm Tracing and Investigations Unit officers were on routine patrol, when they signaled the driver of a Honda Accord vehicle with three men aboard to stop. The officers conducted a search of the vehicle and found a .45 pistol with 8 live rounds of ammunition. The three men who were in the car were subsequently taken into custody.
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