BASSETERRE, St. Kitts– The Police have been able to trace and link an individual to a firearm that was found during a search operation in Sandy Point.

Commissioner of Police Ian M. Queeley made the disclosure at a recent Press Briefing at the Police Training School. On Aug. 18 officers from several units searched an empty piece of land in Sandy Point and one 12-guage shotgun with several rounds of ammunition were found.

The shotgun and ammunition were taken into Police custody and processed by Technicians at the Forensic Lab.

Following the use of several investigative techniques and methods, Denzil Stevens alias “Ganja Man” was arrested and charged for the offences of Possession of a Firearm and Possession of Ammunition.