Thursday 26 November, 2020

M15 rifle found hidden in ground during St James operation

M15 rifle found buried in the ground at the rear of a premises in St James

M15 rifle found buried in the ground at the rear of a premises in St James

A high-powered M15 rifle and several rounds of ammunition were seized in Ban Lane, Paradise, Norwood in St. James,

No one was arrested in connection with the seizure.

Reports from the Montego Hills Police are that between the hours of 2:50 p.m. and 3:40 p.m., on Thursday, a team of officers conducted an operation in the mentioned area where an unoccupied house was searched.

During the search, a Gunsmoke Enterprise M15 rifle and fifteen rounds of ammunition, a mixture of 5.56 and .223, were found buried in the ground at the rear of the premises wrapped in a clear plastic bag.

The firearm and ammunition were seized.

Investigations continue.

 

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