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Police recover illegal gun, ammo; man arrested

Published:Sunday | October 15, 2017 | 11:11 PM

The Denham Town police say they have arrested and charged a man for illegal possession of firearm and ammunition on North Street, Kingston yesterday.

Reports are that about 6:40 p.m., a patrol team in the area observed the man acting in a manner that aroused their suspicions.

He was accosted, searched and a .38 Smith and Wesson revolver loaded with six .38 cartridges reportedly taken from his waistband.

A further search of a bag he was carrying reportedly revealed two .38 rounds of ammunition.

The man's identity is being withheld pending further investigations.