Sunday 23 February, 2020

High powered rifle, ammo seized by cops in Westmoreland

A high powered rifle along with five .308 cartridges and an empty magazine were seized by the police in Whitehall, Negril in Westmoreland on Friday, February 16.

Reports are that about 10:30 a.m., a team of officers were on duty in the area when they saw two men sitting beside an abandoned house.

When the men saw the lawmen they ran.. The area was searched and two lead sheets containing identity information, one black RZG firearm, quantity of ammunition and an empty magazine found.

No arrest was made in connection with the find. Investigations continue.


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