One Beretta 9mm pistol along with a magazine containing eight 9mm rounds of ammunition was seized on Canary Avenue, Kingston 11 on Thursday, July 23.
Reports from the Hunts Bay Police are that about 1:10 p.m., a team of officers was on patrol in the area when they saw a man acting in a manner that aroused their suspicion. On their approach, the man pointed a firearm in their direction. The police team took evasive action and the man ran leaving behind the weapon.
Further investigations were carried out and the suspect was subsequently accosted at the hospital, however his identity is being withheld pending further investigations.