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Gun and ammunition seized in Westmoreland, man charged

Published:Tuesday | July 2, 2019 | 9:48 AM
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The Westmoreland Police Division are reporting the seizure of a firearm and arrested and charged one man in relation to the recovery in Burnt Savannah, Frome in the parish.

Charged with illegal possession of firearm and ammunition is Phydel Williams otherwise called ‘Bobby Phy’, of Bamboo Walk, Westmoreland.

The Savanna-la-Mar Police report that about 4:00 a.m. on Sunday a police team was in the area when a premises occupied by Williams was searched.

During the search, one sub-machine 2000 Kel Tech rifle with a magazine containing eighteen 9mm rounds of ammunition was found, according to the police.

Williams was subsequently arrested and charged.

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