Wednesday 25 November, 2020

Search of men acting suspiciously results in gun find

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A man was arrested and charged with illegal possession of firearm and illegal possession of ammunition after an incident along Hope Town Road in St Andrew on Friday, October 9.

Reports from the Half-Way Tree police are that about 11:40 am, a police team on patrol saw some men acting in a suspicious manner.

The men were accosted and searched and a semi-automatic pistol with ten rounds of ammunition was found and seized.

One of the men was taken into custody.

His identity is being withheld, pending further investigations by the police.

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