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Illegal Taurus pistol, ammo seized in Flanker; two arrested

Published:Friday | September 15, 2017 | 12:00 AM
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An illegal Taurus 9 millimetre pistol with a magazine containing eleven 9 millimetre rounds was seized and two men taken into custody in Flanker, St James, yesterday. 

The Coral Gardens Police report that about 1:20 in the afternoon a patrolling team accosted two men who aroused their suspicions and searched them.

The loaded pistol was found in a knapsack that one of the men was carrying.

Both men were subsequently arrested.

The police say their identities are being withheld as investigations continue.


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