Saturday 24 August, 2019

Cop seize illegal gun in St Elizabeth, one man arrested

The Santa Cruz Police charged one man with illegal possession of firearm and ammunition following the seizure of one 9mm Beretta pistol and nine 9mm rounds of ammunition on Main Street in Santa Cruz, St. Elizabeth on Friday, March 08.

Reports are that about 2:30 p.m., the police were on an operation when on their approach in a restaurant a man aroused their suspicion. The man and his bag were searched. The firearm and several rounds of ammunition were found in the bag. He was subsequently arrested and charged.

His identity is being withheld at this time. Investigations continue.

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