3 arrested, cutlasses seized


    Three men were arrested and three cutlasses seized following a physical altercation in Barrackpore last night.

    Around 7pm, officers on mobile patrol responded to a report of a fight along New Colonial Road.

    At the scene, they arrested three suspects: a 36-year-old, a 26-year-old and a 19-year-old, all of Location Road, Barrackpore.

    Another arrest made in same area

    Meanwhile several hours later, also along New Colonial Road in Barrackpore, police arrested a 23 year old man for gun and ammunition possession.

    Around 10pm they observed a man standing at the side of the road, acting in a suspicious manner.

    Upon seeing the officers, the attempted to flee, but was held with a Beretta pistol and four rounds of ammunition.