Friday 25 September, 2020

Man runs on approach of police, leaving illegal gun behind

A team of officers assigned to the Westmoreland Police Division seized a firearm and three rounds of ammunition during an operation in Llandilo in the parish on Thursday, May 23.

Reports from the Savanna-la-Mar police are that about 7:00 p.m., lawmen were in the area and a man was seen who aroused their suspicion.

On seeing the police, the man ran leaving the weapon behind.

The weapon was retrieved and found to be a .22 pistol with a magazine containing three .22 rounds of ammunition.

Investigations continue into the find.

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