Police in Region Two are on the hunt for Davenand Dwarka, also known as ‘Snakey,’ after he was allegedly found with a gun and matching ammunition but jumped into a trench before being arrested.
Reports are that at about 02:30h today, ranks were on mobile patrol on the Henrietta Public Road, Essequibo Coast, when they saw Dwarka in the vicinity of Jaigobin Hotel with an object projecting from the waist of his pants.
Dwarka ran into a parking lot, and the ranks gave chase, where he fell into an area with mud.
As the law enforcement officials attempted to grab the suspect, the firearm fell into the mud, and during this time, he reportedly jumped into a nearby trench.
The ranks retrieved the firearm, and upon examination, it was a 9mm SIG Sauer P226 made in Germany with three matching ammunition.
According to the Police, Dwarka is known to them and is currently before the Court on a narcotics charge.