Jamaica Crime News, Montego Bay: Five persons including a female, were taken into custody, in connection with the seizure of an illegal firearm and several rounds of ammunition, on Orange Street, in Montego Bay, St. James, on Tuesday, April 9.
The names of the accused persons are being withheld pending further investigations.
Reports by the Barnett Street police are that about 3:00 p.m. on Tuesday, a team of officers carried out an operation at sections of Orange Street, in Montego Bay.
During the operation, a bar which was occupied by the five persons was searched and a Taurus 9mm semi-automatic pistol, fitted with a magazine containing five live rounds, were found in a bag, in the bar.
All five were taken into custody.