Jamaica News: On King Weston Road, Lawrence Tavern in St Andrew on Sunday, four individuals were arrested in connection with the seizure of a handgun and several rounds of ammunition.
The police report that about 6:45 a.m., a joint police-military team conducted a vehicular checkpoint operation along the roadway. While the searching continued, a Toyota Axio motorcar was stopped.
The police say the vehicle and its occupants were searched and a Smith and Wesson .40 pistol fitted with a magazine containing seven .40 cartridges were found in a bag.
The compatriots, woman and three men of the vehicle were sized alongside the vehicle. They remain in custody as the Lawrence Tavern Police continue their investigation.
By: News Reporter