A suspected bandit was in the wee hours of this morning arrested after he tossed an illegal fire into the drain in front of City Hall on the Avenue Republic, Georgetown.
Based on reports reaching MTV News Update, the man was arrested at about 01:00h by the Police. Reports are that the man was walking with another male on the Avenue Republic when they observed a Police patrol.
As a result, the duo started to run, and the suspected bandit threw the illegal gun in the drain. He was arrested, but the other male managed to escape.
The suspect was taken to the Brickdam Police Station and placed into custody, pending charges. A source close to the investigation related that the suspect is not cooperating with investigators.