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St. James police seize two guns, arrest two men

Published:Monday | January 8, 2018 | 12:00 AM

The St James police seized two firearms and arrested two men on the Anchovy main road in the parish on Saturday, January 6.

The firearms seized are a Glock pistol with a magazine containing ten 9mm cartridges and another 9mm pistol containing three 9mm cartridges.

Reports are that about 3 p.m., a patrol team was conducting spot checks in the area when they signalled the driver of a white Toyota Axio motor car to stop. The driver complied and he along with a male passenger and the vehicle were searched and the firearms and ammunition found.

Both men were taken into custody. However, their identities are being withheld pending further investigations.