One man arrested and charged by the Ocho Rios Police after the seizure of a gun and several rounds of ammunition during a search of a motor vehicle on Monday. He has been identified as Ricky Samms, a 41-year-old of Upton, St Ann.
Reports are that about 12:30 p.m., during the investigation into the robbery, the Caribbean Search Centre was contacted and a motor vehicle that was seized in connection with the probe was searched.
According to the police, a Walther P99 pistol with a magazine containing fifteen 9mm rounds of ammunition was seized. Samms was eventually arrested and charged for illegal possession of firearm and ammunition.
He is to appear in court at a later date.