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Clarendon man throws gun in bar bin, arrested

Published:Wednesday | September 9, 2015 | 12:00 AM

A man is in custody following the seizure, yesterday, of a gun and ammunition at a bar in Tweedside, Clarendon.

A police statement says the man’s identity is being withheld pending further investigations.

It said a team of officers made the seizure during an operation.

It is reported that minutes after 10 last night, the police team was in Tweedside when they saw a man sitting in bar.

Upon seeing the police, the man reportedly threw an object in a bin.

The police say the object was retrieved and it turned out to be a Glock pistol with a magazine containing 17 rounds of ammunition.