Monday 26 October, 2020

Men run from cops in Spanish Town, leaving illegal gun behind

File photo

File photo

Detectives seized a firearm and several rounds of ammunition on Bongo Lane in Spanish Town, St Catherine on Thursday.

Reports are that about 9:10 a.m., police from the Spanish Town station were on an operation in the area.

Upon being seen, two men ran from where they were and escaped the approaching law enforcers.

Nearby bushes were searched and a Hi-point 40 Smith and Wesson pistol with a magazine containing three federal 40 cartridges was found in a culvert.

No one was arrested in connection with the seizure.

Police investigations continue into the incident.

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