Friday 7 August, 2020

AK-47 rifle and submachine gun found in Kingston

File photo

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The Hunts Bay police seized an AK-47 assault rifle and an Uzi submachine gun, along with several assorted rounds of ammunition and a ballistic vest, on Spanish Town Road, Kingston 11, on Thursday, June 13.

Reports are that about 1:00 p.m., the police were on an operation in the area, when an abandoned building was searched and the weapons were found, along with thirty-one 5.56mm cartridges, ten 0.45 cartridges and one 9mm cartridge.

A ballistic vest was also seized.

No arrest was made in connection with the seizure.

Investigations continue into the find.

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