Jamaica Crime News, Portland: The Port Antonio police in Portland on Sunday, June 24, seized an illegal firearm and several rounds of ammunition during a spot check which was carried out along a section of the St Margaret’s Bay main road. One man was taken into custody in connection with the seizure.
Reports by the police are that on Sunday afternoon, a team of officers carried out an intelligence-led operation along a section of the St Margaret’s roadway.
During the operation, a Suzuki Grand Vitara SUV driven by the accused was stopped and searched. During a search of the vehicle, a Glock 19 semi-automatic pistol loaded with eleven live 9mm rounds was seized. The accused was taken into custody.