Police have arrested and charged David Poyer, 40 years old Stevedore of Sion Hill/Lowmans Hill with possession of an unlawful Firearm and ammunition on 06.08.2020.

According to investigation, the accused allegedly had in his possession one (1) .25 semi-automatic pistol and two (2) rounds of .25mm ammunition without a license issued under the Firearm Act. The incident occurred at Campden Park on 05.08.2020.

Poyer appeared before the Serious Offences Court and pleaded not guilty. He was granted bail in the sum of $11,000.00 with one (1) surety and ordered to report to the Central Police Station on Mondays and Wednesdays between 6am and 6pm. The matter was adjourned to 28/09/2020 and transferred to the Kingstown Magistrate’s Court.