Saturday 4 July, 2020

Eight held amid seizure of two guns, ammunition in Annotto Bay

File photo

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Eight persons were arrested by the police following an operation in Annotto Bay, St Mary on Tuesday during which two firearms and 48 rounds of ammunition were reportedly seized.

Reports are that about 11.45 am, a team of officers went on a search in Annotto Bay.

A black Ruger 9mm pistol with the serial number not visible, with a magazine containing twenty 9mm cartridges, and a 9mm 40 Springfield pistol with a magazine containing thirteen 9mm cartridges, along with an additional 9mm magazine containing fifteen 9mm cartridges, were seized by the police during the raid.

Eight persons were taken into custody in relation to the seizure.

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