Tuesday 14 July, 2020

Early morning police raid reportedly nets gun in man’s bed

File photo

File photo

One HS 2000 9mm pistol with a magazine containing fifteen 9mm cartridges was seized by the police in Dover district, Annotto Bay in St Mary on Saturday, July 28.

A man was arrested and charged in connection with the seizure.

Charged with illegal possession of firearm and ammunition is 41-year-old Ferrol McCalla of the same community.

Reports from the Area 2 Narcotics Police are that about 4:00 a.m., a planned raid was carried out at McCalla’s premises, during which the firearm and ammunition were found on a bed.

McCalla is to appear before the St Mary Parish Court in Port Maria on Thursday, August 2.

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