Jamaica Crime News, St Ann: The Ocho Rios police in St. Ann, say they are now carrying out an investigation, surrounding the seizure of an illegal firearm, which was found on the compound of a basic school in the community on Sunday, October 7.
No one has been arrested so far in connection with this latest seizure.
Reports by the police are that about 4:30 p.m., a group of men were working on the compound of the basic school, when they stumbled upon the illegal weapon, and alerted the police.
Upon arrival of the lawmen, the residents handed over a .38 pistol.
The lawmen reported that the weapon is believed to have been hidden on the compound by the owner, who expected to return for it at a later date.