Saturday 19 September, 2020

One man arrested, firearm seized during chase in St James

Twenty-nine-year-old Demar Levy of Flower Hill in Salt Spring, St. James has been charged in connection with the seizure of a firearm in his community on Sunday, September 13.

Reports are that about 1:00 pm, a police team was on patrol in the community when they allegedly saw Levy with the firearm. They attempted to accost him, however, he fled. He was reportedly chased and caught attempting to conceal the firearm.

The gun, a Browning 9mm pistol fitted with a magazine containing nine 9mm rounds of ammunition, was seized and Levy was arrested and later charged with illegal possession of firearm and ammunition.

 His court date is being finalized.

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