Police seized this Glock 17 automatic pistol and bullets during a search of a premises in Newlands Wednesday. - Photo: RCIPS

Police seized a Glock 17 automatic pistol and a number of rounds of ammunition at an address in Newlands, Bodden Town, following a search of the premises Wednesday.

Officers made the find after executing a search warrant at the address. As a result, they arrested a 50-year-old woman from George Town, a 27-year-old woman from Bodden Town, and a 31-year-old man from Bodden Town, on suspicion of possession of an unlicensed firearm and possession of ammunition.

The three suspects remained in police custody Thursday while the investigation continues.