Posted: Saturday, July 21, 2018. 1:20 p.m. CST.
By BBN Staff: Punta Gorda Police arrested two persons yesterday around 11:50 PM for keeping a gun and ammunition without a license.
According to reports, police conducted a search on a white Ford Ranger pick up at the corner of Main Middle Street and Queen Street in Punta Gorda Town where they found a gun and ammunition under the passenger’s seat.
The driver, Ernie Augustine, 30, of Punta Gorda and passenger, Tirese Lino, 27, of Dangriga, were unable to provide a license for the .38 revolver with (S/N) 15775 and the six .38 ammunition.
As a result, authorities arrested them.
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