Friday 23 August, 2019

Gun, ammunition allegedly seized from motorist in south St Elizabeth

File photo

File photo

A Colt .45 pistol with a magazine containing seven .45 cartridges was seized by the police on the Billy’s Bay main road in Pedro Plains, St Elizabeth on Thursday, January 17.

Reports from the Pedro Plains police are that about 10:45 p.m., law enforcement personnel on patrol signalled the driver of a motor vehicle to stop.

The driver complied and the firearm and ammunition were found during a subsequent search of the vehicle.

The driver was taken into custody. His identity has been withheld, pending further investigation.

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