Saturday 23 February, 2019

Gun find in Williamsfield, Manchester

File photo

File photo

Detectives assigned to the Mandeville Criminal Investigation Branch (CIB) seized a Beretta 9mm pistol with a magazine containing eight 9mm rounds of ammunition during an operation at Melrose Gardens, Williamsfield in Manchester on Sunday, February 10.

Reports are that about 6:00 a.m., a house was searched and the firearm was found in a section of the dwelling.

Two persons were taken into custody in connection with the seizure. Their identities have been withheld by the police.

Investigations continue into the find. 

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