Teen nabbed with illegal firearm

The Illegal .32 Pistol

A TEENAGER is in police custody after he was found with an illegal firearm Monday night on the East Coast Demerara.

Police said acting on information at about 21:30hrs they visited a house at Chateau Margot, East Coast Demerara where they conducted a search and found a .32 Pistol with one matching round of ammunition, in a black suite case in a bedroom. The suspect, a 16 year-old, is assisting with investigations.