Firearms and Ammunition Seized in Kingston Western Division

Jamaica Crime News, Kingston: A high-powered rifle and a pistol along with several rounds of ammunition were seized by the Kingston West Police on Christopher Road in Kingston 14 on Monday, June 3.

Reports are that about 10:45 a.m., a Police team was conducting a vehicular checkpoint operation on Collie Smith Drive in Kingston 14 when the driver of a Subaru motor car was signaled to stop. He failed to comply and reportedly sped off.

The vehicle was later found abandoned along Christopher Road in the parish. A comprehensive search of the motor vehicle unearthed an A4 Assault Rifle with a magazine containing twenty-nine 5.56 cartridges and a Glock 17 pistol with one round of ammunition.

The occupants of the vehicle escaped.

Investigation continues.

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