A release from the Royal St. Christopher and Nevis Police Force indicates that the Police have arrested an individual on firearm and ammunition charges.
According to the communique 30-year-old Daryl Tross of Bird Rock was formally arrested and charged for the offences of Possession of a Firearm and Possession of Ammunition.
The charges were levied against Tross on November 17th 2019.
It is reported that on November 15th, 2019, Tross was searched by Officers on patrol on the Bay Road in the vicinity of downtown Basseterre when, one (1) .22 revolver with six (6) rounds of matching ammunition were found in his backpack.
Tross is currently in the custody of the Police.
This find brings the number of firearms taken into Police custody for the year so far to forty-four (44).