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The Special Operations Response Unit (SORT) used drone technology in the arrest of 20 persons and the seizure of firearms and quantities of ammunition and narcotics and a police jacket in the Southern Division.

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The exercise, conducted in the La Romaine district, on Sunday also included officers of the Southern Division and Central Division Task Forces and the Canine branch.

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Search warrants were executed in the district, which resulted in one Uzi submachine gun, three pistols, 74 rounds of 9mm ammunition, three kilogrammes of marijuana, eight grammes of cocaine and one blue police operations jacket with police patches being discovered.

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Of those held, 11 are expected to be charged with possession of firearms and possession of narcotics.


TEAM TTO top sprint cyclist Nicholas “Nico” Paul became the fastest man ever over the Flying 200m when he sped around the Cochabamba, Bolivia Velodrome yesterday morning, breaking the 2013 world record for the event at the Pan Am Elite Track Cycling Championships.

NEISHA Cyleane Sankar was brilliant and motivated. But her fatal mistake was not being able to identify what true love was. This according to close family friend Debra Pierre, who eulogised Sankar to a congregation of several hundred people at her funeral service yesterday at the Siparia Pentecostal Church.