The Police commenced investigations after receiving a report that a group of men pulled firearms at another man in the Bridgeport area and damaged his property before leaving in two vehicles. A Police team was dispatched and the vehicles were intercepted along the Newlands main road in the parish; whereseven men were apprehended. The men were taken into custody where five of them were released after preliminary interviews, were conducted. while two remain in custody.
Despite social media reports, the Police wish to make it clear that there was no reported robbery and no money was recovered or reported as stolen to the Police.
Investigations are ongoing.