first_imgTwo men were taken into Police custody following a raid at a city hotel on Thursday, during which a .38 special revolver and six matching rounds were unearthed.Based on reports received, Police, acting on information, swooped down on the hotel and conducted searches on the two men.Apart from the gun and ammunition, a handcuff and six mobile phones were also found in their possession. They are assisting police with investigations.The gun and ammo among other items which were found by the PoliceOn Wednesday, during a press briefing, acting Police Commissioner David Ramnarine disclosed that the Guyana Police Force has recorded a 33 per cent increase in robbery with violence but at the same time a nine per cent decrease in serious crimes.He also noted that murders have decreased by 13 per cent, while there has been a 15 per cent decrease in robbery under arms, a six per cent decrease in robbery under arms with the use of other instruments, and an 8.5 per cent decrease in rape.last_img read more