Thursday 29 October, 2020

Unusual submachine gun found in Spanish Town

A submachine gun was seized during a joint police/military operation on St Johns Road, Spanish Town, St. Catherine on Friday, October 16. 

Reports are that up to Friday evening the authorities were still trying to ascertain the make of the gun.

Reports  from the Constabulary Communication Unit are that a team of officers went on operation about 11:30 pm, when they saw a group of men running as they approached.

The men ran leaving behind the unusual firearm and two rounds of ammunition.

No arrests were made. Investigations continue.

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