On 09.05.2021, Police arrested and charged Nixon Belford, a 24 years old fisherman of Grenada with unlawful possession of a firearm and ammunition.

Investigations carried out revealed that the Accused had in his possession one (1) Tank .40mm pistol without a license issued under the Firearms Act. He was also charged with having in his possession five (5) rounds of .40mm ammunition without a license issued under the Firearm Act.

In addition, Belford was charged along with Shaquille Derrick, 25 years old unemployed of Grenada with having in their possession 100 rounds of 9mm ammunition without a license issued under the Firearm Act. The incident occurred at Ashton, Union Island on 06.05.2021.

The Accuses will appear before the Magistrate Court to answer to the charges.