On Saturday 24 November 2012 about 2:00 am, a police officer attired in civilian wear was performing duties on Fran Street, Anse La Raye. Whilst there he received a report of an Assault with Firearm.
Based on the description given of the subject, the Officer accosted 24 year old Gideon Frederick of St Lawerence Estate, Anse La Raye. A search was carried out on his person and a nine (9) mm firearm and one (1) live round of 9 mm ammunition was recoverd.
Consequently he was arrested and charged for the offences of Possession of an Unlicensed Firearm, Possession of Ammunition and Assault with a Firearm.
He is scheduled to make a court appearance on Monday 26 November 2012.
He was bailed in the sum of Two Thousand Five Hundred Dollars respectively on the charges of Possession of an Unlicensed Firearm and Assault with Firearm. On the charge of Possession of Ammunition he was bailed Nine Hundred Dollars. This could either be cash or suitable surety.
He was bailed on certain conditions as follows:
1) Report to Anse La Raye Police Station every Wednesday
2) Surrender all travel documents
3) Not to leave state without the Court’s permission.