2 nabbed with gun ammo after high speed chase

A high-speed chase between Police and a car bearing a fake number plate led to the apprehension of two men, one of whom was armed with an unlicensed gun.The car that was nabbedReports are that around 13:00h on Monday in the vicinity the Railway Embankment at Industry, East Coast Demerara, the Police, acting on information tactfully approached the motorcar.the gun and ammo unearthed in carThe driver of the car upon realising that the ranks were approaching sped off the scene. However, the Police gave chase and after a period of hot pursuit, the vehicle was intercepted.One of the two males, who exited the car brandishing a handgun, quickly removed a ‘paste-on number plate’ from the vehicle and ran into an empty plot of land.According to the Police, the driver was promptly detained and so was his accomplice who was found hiding in a clump of bushes.The unlicensed pistol with nine live rounds he was trying to hide were retrieved. Also, a mask was found nearby. Investigations are ongoing. Share this:Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)RelatedKnown felon, other arrested with illegal gun, ammo during high speed chase  March 23, 2019In “Crime”4 nabbed with gun, ammo at LBISeptember 10, 2018In “Crime”Man in high speed car chase gets 1-year jail, $1M fine for fake number platesApril 28, 2017In “Court”

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