Basseterre, St. Kitts, May 25, 2016 (RSCNPF): Police seized the eleventh (11) illegal firearm from our communities this morning.
During the execution of a search warrant on a residence in the Ponds Extension area, officers discovered and seized one (1) .9mm Beretta Pistol and eleven (11) rounds of .9mm ammunition.
Three persons were taken into custody and charges are likely to be filed upon completion of the investigation.
This seizure brings to eleven (11) the number of illegal firearms seized in the Federation to date this year. The last being on May 23, in the New Roads Area.