“A suspected bandit known as “Tiwis” was shot dead on Sunday, September 1, in downtown Limbé in exchanges of fire with the police. “Tiwis” was armed with a Uzi brand assault rifle. One of his accomplices, Guerson Dereval was arrested at the Justinian Hospital of Cap-Haitien where he had taken refuge,” informs the National Police of Haiti.
The result of the operation was a death on the side of armed bandits, 6 interpellation, a Uzi brand Luger (Interdy Nanic), illegible series was recovered, a homemade firearm (Zam kreyòl) was recovered, as well as a dagger, were seized 2 Alcatel Claro brand phones (Phaser CT Mobil), 1 brand watch, 2 motorcycles X3000 without license plate and Haojin.
In addition, an alleged gangster was stopped in fire exchanges with police officers during an intervention conducted in the early evening of Friday, August 30 at Doco (Meyotte) in the commune of Pétion-ville. The police recovered a Uzi luger assault rifle, serial number 16450, during this operation. Other suspects who have fled are currently being sought by the police.