Jamaica Crime News, St Catherine: A .45, MK IV, Series Colt pistol along with twenty-one live .45 rounds of ammunition were seized in a public passenger bus at the security checkpoint in St Catherine on Tuesday, August 13.
No one has been arrested in connection with the seizure.
Reports by the Spanish Town police are that about 4:30 p.m. on Tuesday, a joint military team were carrying out checks along the security checkpoint in St Catherine.
A Toyota Coaster bus was stopped and searched, and a black plastic bag found under one of the seats.
A search of the bag resulted in the seizure of the illegal weapon and the ammunition.
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