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Two men arrested after gun, ammo find on Portmore passenger bus

Published:Tuesday | May 23, 2017 | 12:00 AM

Two men are now in police custody in connection with the seizure of a gun and several rounds of ammunition on a public passenger bus heading to Portmore, St Catherine yesterday.

The police report that about 10:15 a.m., they were on a special operation in the Denham Town area when the bus was intercepted and the passengers searched.

One man was reportedly found with a Glock 40 pistol loaded with eight 9mm rounds of ammunition while another was found with five 9mm rounds.

The police say both men were taking into custody and are to be interviewed in the presence of their attorneys.