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Firearm, ammo seized in Knockpatrick, Manchester

Published:Wednesday | April 27, 2016 | 4:24 AM

The Mandeville Police say they seized a firearm and several rounds of ammunition during a vehicular search in Berry Hill district in Knockpatrick, Manchester yesterday.

They say two men were arrested and charge in connection with the seizure.

They are 44-year-old Carl Cotnott and 32-year-old Paul White both of Berry Hill district.

The Police say they were on an operation in the area about 4:30 in the afternoon, when the driver of a Grey Honda Integra motor car was signaled to stop.

The vehicle was searched and one 9 millimeter Taurus pistol and 14 rounds of ammunition allegedly found inside the vehicle.

The men are scheduled to appear before the Mandeville Resident Magistrate’s Court on Friday.