One Man Arrested in Connection with Firearm Seizure in St James

Jamaica Crime News, St James: One man was taken into custody and is waiting to be charged, following the seizure of an illegal firearm and several rounds of ammunition in the Montego Hills area, on Tuesday, May 8, 2018.

The name of the accused is being withheld pending further investigations.

The Montego Hills police have reported that, shortly after 10:00 p.m. on Tuesday, the police responded to a report of loud music being played at a premises and disturbing the community.

Upon arriving at a section the area known as Shine Tank, the lawmen came upon the accused who was acting in a suspicious manner.

He was searched and the weapon a Beretta 9 mm semi-automatic pistol loaded with eleven  .45 rounds was taken from him.

 

By Henry Bucknor 

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