Man arrested following St Andrew gun seizure
The police arrested a man and seized a Smith and Wesson 9mm pistol with a magazine containing three 9mm cartridges along Half Way Tree Road in St Andrew this morning.
The identity of the 21-year-old man, who is of a Kingston 12 address, is being withheld by the police pending further investigation.
The police report that about 6:45 a.m., a team was on patrol in the area when they saw the man walking along the roadway and acting in a manner that aroused their suspicion.
He was stopped and searched.
According to the police, the firearm and ammunition were found inside a knapsack he was carrying.
He was subsequently arrested.
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