Wednesday 20 November, 2019

Alleged gunman disarmed in Spanish Town

Sleuths in the St Catherine North Police Division have taken a man into custody after a firearm and seven rounds of ammunition were handed over to them in Willowdene, Spanish town, St. Catherine on Sunday, April 7.

Reports from the Spanish Town police are that about 8:45 p.m., two men were involved in an altercation, during which one of them pulled a firearm, following which a struggle ensued and the man was disarmed. 

The police were alerted and a Berretta 9mm pistol with a magazine containing seven 9mm rounds of ammunition was handed over to law enforcers.

One of the men was taken into custody.

His identity is being withheld pending further investigations.  

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