Handguns Recovered By Met Officers
20th September 2016
Two suspected firearms have been recovered and two men arrested following a proactive operation on Monday evening, 19 September.
Officers from the Specialist Firearms Command, working with detectives from the Trident and Area Crime Command carried out an intelligence led stop on a car on A12, near the junction with Trego Road, E9.
Two suspected firearms - both handguns - were recovered.
Two men in the car - aged 26 and 21 - were arrested on suspicion of possession of firearms with intent to endanger life. Both have been taken into custody at a south London police station.Enquiries by Trident detectives continue.