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Cops bag M16 rifle on troubled Mountain View Avenue in Kingston

File photo of a heavily armed police team on patrol on Mountain View Avenue in Kingston recently.

File photo of a heavily armed police team on patrol on Mountain View Avenue in Kingston recently.

A Colt M16 assault rifle with a magazine containing thirty 5.56 rounds of ammunition was seized by the police along Mountain View Avenue in the troubled section of Kingston on Saturday, January 11.

Reports from the Elletson Road police are that about 4am, law enforcers were on patrol in the area when a premises was searched and the weapon with the ammunition was found.

No one has been arrested in relation to the seizure.

Investigations continue into the find.

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