SALEM: The police arrested a youth, for clandestinely possessing a revolver, here on Friday. The arms supplier, belonging to Harur, was also arrested. Based on a tip-off, the Kitchipalayam police seized the country-made revolver from a house.
A special team has been formed to ascertain whether any clandestine trade was on in the illegal arms. The Kitchipalayam police are investigating.
In another case, the Fairlands police station here registered an FIR on a missing revolver owned by a Salem-based Cable TV operator. — Special Correspondent