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Wanted man held with gun and ammunition in Greater Portmore

Published:Tuesday | January 9, 2018 | 10:08 AM

A man is now in custody following the seizure of a firearm and two rounds of ammunition in Greater Portmore, St Catherine, yesterday.

The police say he is also wanted in relation to a murder, which occurred on July 18, 2017.

The Portmore Police say about 3:53 yesterday afternoon, an intelligence-led operation was conducted at a premises in Greater Portmore and a plastic bag containing a revolver and the ammunition was found in one of the rooms.

One man was arrested in connection to the find.

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