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Man caught with submachine gun

Published:Saturday | December 16, 2017 | 9:31 AM

The Central Village Police have seized an illegal firearm and several rounds of ammunition in China Town, Central Village, St Catherine.

It was seized during a police operation yesterday.

The police say about 8:14 yesterday morning, a man was seen acting in a suspicious manner and was accosted and searched.

They say a Mack 11 Submachine gun along with seven rounds of ammunition were found in his possession.

He was taken into custody for the seizure.

However, the police say his identity is being withheld pending further investigations