Posted: Monday, June 26, 2017. 2:57 pm CST.
By BBN Staff: According to police reports, last Friday at about 3:10 p.m., police conducted a search at the residence of George Alexander Lopez, 60, in Teakettle village, Cayo for illegal firearms and ammunition.
A small wooden house with zinc roof measuring about 15×15 in size was seen in the same yard locked with a padlock, also belonging to Lopez.
Police searched inside the wooden house and found a Marlin brand .22 rifle and magazine containing six .22 live rounds and one inside the chamber.
Police have since arrested Lopez; Franco Audinette, 37; and Sherese Elizabeth Santos, 26.
© 2017, BreakingBelizeNews.com. This article is the copyrighted property of Breaking Belize News. Written permission must be obtained before reprint in online or print media. REPRINTING CONTENT WITHOUT PERMISSION AND/OR PAYMENT IS THEFT AND PUNISHABLE BY LAW.