Monday 6 July, 2020

Two men and a woman arrested for gun, ammunition seizure

Two men and a woman were arrested on suspicion of illegal possession of a firearm and ammunition after a Firestar 9mm pistol fitted with a magazine containing ten 9mm rounds of ammunition was seized in Great River, Hanover.

Reports from the Lucea police are that about 11.05 pm on Tuesday, October 22, lawmen conducting vehicle checks in the area stopped the driver of a motorcar.

The vehicle, along with its occupants, were searched and the firearm and ammunition were found hidden inside the unit.

All three persons who were in the vehicle were taken into custody in connection with the seizure.

Their identities are being withheld pending further investigations.

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