Thursday 21 February, 2019

Shotgun found in Denham Town

The Zone of Special Operations (ZOSO) Communications Unit has reported that the joint forces in Denham Town in downtown Kingston seized a shotgun on Thursday.

Reports were that the firearm was found underground in an open lot.

Head of the Corporate Communications Unit (CCU) of the Jamaica Constabulary Force (JCF), Superintendent Stephanie Lindsay, said a team that was carrying out an operation on Chestnut Lane, conducted a search and detected a suspicious area in an open lot.

A tractor was used to dig below the surface and the shotgun was recovered some three feet underground.

Superintendent Lindsay said no one was arrested in connection with the find.

Investigations continue in respect of the find.

Denham Town is the second ZOSO to have been established across the country.

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