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High-powered rifle, ammunition seized in Montego Hills, St James

Published:Friday | March 1, 2019 | 12:00 AM

The police in St James are reporting that a high-powered rifle and a magazine containing six 7.56 rounds of ammunition were seized at Hall Lane in Montego Hills yesterday.

The Montego Hills police report that a group of armed men fired on a team that was on patrol in the area about 11:30 a.m.

A shootout reportedly ensued and when it subsided, an AK-47 rifle with a magazine containing six 7.56 rounds of ammunition was found during a search of the area.

No one was arrested in relation to the seizure.

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