Saturday 19 September, 2020

HAIR WE ARE: Raid on St James barbershop nets illegal gun

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A joint police/military raid on a barbershop in St James turned up an illegal gun on Saturday, April 6.

One man has been arrested in connection with the seizure of the firearm in Barnett Lane in the parish.

Information received is that about 11:23 p.m., a joint security force team conducted an operation at a barbershop in the community.

During a search, a Ruger 9mm pistol fitted with a magazine loaded with six 9mm cartridges, was seized.

One man was arrested in connection with the seizure.

His identity is being withheld, pending further investigations, which remain ongoing.

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