Jamaica Crime News, Westmoreland: A female foreign national is among four persons arrested and charged in connection with the seizure of an illegal firearm, along the Sheffield Main Road in Westmoreland on Monday night, October 1.
Charged with illegal possession of firearm and ammunition are, Sophia McDonald, Client manager of Tower View, Slagrove Place in Ladywell, London England, Leroy Webb, otherwise called “Fireman” 44-year-old taxi operator of Whithorne, a man called “Johnny Blaze” 49-year-old bearer of Barkley Street in Savanna-la-mar and 53-year-old Wayde McDonald, otherwise called “Mason” of Spring Garden.
Reports by the Negril police are that about 11:30 p.m. on Monday, a team of officers were carrying out patrols duties along Sheffield Main Road when they signaled the driver of a Toyota Corolla motor car to stop.
The driver complied and during a search of the vehicle, a Glock 17 pistol, fitted with a magazine containing ten live rounds was found in the vehicle.
All four occupants were taken into custody and subsequently charged.