A man of William Street, Laventille is arrested in connection with robberies and firearm related offences.
The man was held around 9.20pm on Wednesday after Sergeant Williams along with a party of officers attached to the Inter-Agency Task Force Operation H.O.P.E and Strike Team executed a search warrant.
Nothing mentioned on the warrant was found however, the man was arrested relative to other offences.
Whilst in the execution of their duties the officers observed a man who upon seeing the officers ran away.
Several of the officers gave chase and the man was apprehended by PC Caruth who conducted a search.
During the search the officer found and seized 1 pistol with 16 rounds 9mm ammunition.
The 15 year old man of Beetham Gardens, Laventille was detained and conveyed to the Besson Street Police Station.