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No charges yet for 3 persons held in Flanker gun find

Published:Tuesday | September 26, 2017 | 12:54 PM
High powered weapons and ammunition seized in Flanker, St James . – Via @jamaicaConstab Twitter.

The police have released nine of the 12 persons who were detained yesterday in connection with the seizure of four high-powered rifles and a pistol in Flanker, St James.

The three persons who remain in custody have still not been charged.

Four M16 assault rifles and a Glock point 45 pistol, along with 87 assorted rounds of ammunition were seized in the community by a joint police/military team.

Yesterday's seizure brought to 26 the number of illegal guns and 390 the amount of ammunition seized in the past week by the police.