The 61-year-old Charlotte Street resident of Bourda, Georgetown, was nabbed with a .38 caliber revolver and five matching rounds of bullets at the west end of Demerara Harbor Bridge on Thursday, according to Police.
According to information released by Police, at the time of the discovery, the suspect was driving a car and behaving in a suspicious manner. A party of policemen, led by a Criminal Investigation Department (CID) officer, stopped him and conducted a search of his person and the vehicle he was driving.
It was during the search that the illegal weapon and ammunition were found. A Georgetown resident was arrested and taken into Police custody.