Saturday 19 October, 2019

Child held in relation to gun seizure at robbery scene in St Andrew

File photo

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A team of officers from the Red Hills Police Station seized a .40 Smith and Wesson pistol and eight .40 cartridges in Burnside Valley, Red Hills in St Andrew on Wednesday, May 15.

A child was taken into custody in connection with the find.

Reports from the Red Hills police are that about 9:40 p.m., a patrol team was notified that a business place was being robbed. On the arrival of the police at the location, a number of men ran from the scene.

An extensive search of the premises was conducted and the weapon was found.

Investigations continue into the gun find and attempted robbery.

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