Jamaica Crime News, Westmoreland: One man was taken into custody in connection with the seizure of an illegal firearm in Gold Smith Lane, in Savanna-la-mar, Westmoreland on Tuesday, May 7.
The identity of the accused is being withheld pending further investigations.
Reports by the Savanna-la-mar police are that about 7:45 p.m., Investigators attached to the Mobile Reserve and the Counter-Terrorism and Organized Crime Investigation Branch carried out an operation at Gold Smith Lane, in Savanna-la-mar.
During the operation, a premises occupied by the accused was searched, and he was found in possession of a Nara CZ999 Scorpion 9mm pistol.
He was subsequently arrested and is waiting to be charged.