Jamaica Crime News, Clarendon: A man whose identity is being withheld by the police pending further investigations was caught in possession of a homemade handgun and one round of ammunition in May Pen, Clarendon on Thursday night of June 6th.
The May Pen police have reported that about 9:15 pm, on Thursday, a team of officers were carrying out operations in the Trench Town area of the parish
The lawmen were in the process of walking pass a shop when they saw a group of men standing on the outside. On seeing the lawmen approaching one of the men ran towards the rear of the building and threw an object in the ground.
The man was accosted and the object retrieved. It was discovered to be a homemade handgun loaded with one live round. The accused was taken into custody.
By: Henry Bucknor