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Illegal guns seized in St Elizabeth, man charged

Published:Wednesday | January 23, 2019 | 9:35 AM

A St Elizabeth Police seized three firearms during an operation in Old Wharf District, Pedro Plains in the parish on Tuesday and arrested and charged a man in relation to the seizure.

He is 56-year-old Paolodel Grande, otherwise called Captain, an Italian national, who is of an Old Wharf district address.

The police say about 8:00 a.m. a team was in the area when a premises occupied by Grande was searched.

According to the police, the firearms - one Colt .44 pistol and two other revolvers - were seized.

He was subsequently arrested and charged for illegal possession of firearm.

A court date is to be set.

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