Wednesday 22 May, 2019

Female teen reportedly held with a gun in Spanish Town

File photo

File photo

A female teenager was taken into custody by officers from the St Catherine North Police Division in relation a firearm seizure on Wellington Street in Spanish Town in the parish on Tuesday, February 19.

Reports are that about 11:50 p.m., lawmen were in the area, when they saw the teenager, who actions aroused their suspicion.

She was accosted, searched and a Browning 9mm pistol was reportedly found in a bag she was carrying.

The teenager was subsequently taken into custody.

Her identity is being withheld, pending further investigation.

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