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Guns seized on Metcalf Street, two men arrested

Published:Wednesday | March 10, 2021 | 11:54 AM
The police say the men ran into a yard and a chase ensued, during which the weapons were recovered.

Cops assigned to the St Andrew South Police Division seized two illegal guns and rounds of ammunition during a joint police-military operation on Metcalf Street, Kingston 11 on Tuesday.

Two men have been taken into custody.

The police report that about 7:40 a.m., a team was patrolling the area when gunshots were heard.

During a search of the area, a group of men was seen.

The police say the men ran into a yard and a chase ensued, during which the weapons were recovered.

They were identified as a nine millimetre pistol with a magazine containing four 9mm cartridges and a black and brown nine millimetre pistol containing three rounds of ammunition

Two men were apprehended in relation to the seizure.

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