On 05.05.2021 police arrested and charged Desmond Franklyn, 36 years old Labourer of Georgetown with possession of an Unlicensed Firearm and ammunition.

Investigations revealed that the accused man allegedly had in his possession one (1) black and silver Taurus .45mm pistol without a license issued under the Firearms Act. (2) He was also charged with having in his possession one (1) round of .45 ammunition without a license issued under the Firearms Act. The incident occurred at La Croix on 04.05.2021.

Franklyn is expected to appear before the Serious Offences Court to answer the charges.