Gun recovered in North Road drain, man nabbed with pistol

Ranks of the Police Narcotics Branch on Wednesday recovered a shotgun in a drain along North Road, Georgetown.
According to information, the ranks got a tip and went to the area where they found the muddy weapon.
The Police have launched an investigation into the incident, but no one has yet been arrested.
Meanwhile, in a separate incident, one man was taken into custody after he was found with an unlicensed firearm while walking along Main Street, Georgetown, on Thursday.
Based on reports, about 09:30h a Police mobile unit intercepted the suspect, who was seen acting in a suspicious manner and conducted a search on his person whereby a .22 pistol was found concealed in his pants.
He was questioned and could not present a firearm licence.
He is expected to be charged shortly.