Duo in Vehicle Pursued and Nabbed for Unlicensed Firearm and Ammo

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Updated: January 19, 2016

Last night police were conducting mobile patrol on Holy Emmanuel Street when they noticed a vehicle speeding off upon their approach. Police pursued the vehicle and eventually caught up with it on Gibson Street. Inside the vehicle were nineteen year old Stradni Cassasola and 19 year old Demrey Lewis of Faber’s Road Extension. When police searched the vehicle, they found a nine millimeter Taurus pistol with four live nine millimeter rounds. The duo were arrested and charged for “Kept Firearm without a Gun License and Kept Ammunition without a Gun license”. Today, Cassasola and Lewis appeared before Senior Magistrate Sharon Fraser. They pled not guilty to the charge. They were remanded into custody until March 18.