Sun | Jun 20, 2021

Illegal gun seized in St Elizabeth, man arrested

Published:Monday | May 10, 2021 | 12:08 PM
The man's identity is being withheld by the police pending further investigation.

The Black River Police have arrested a man in connection with the seizure of a handgun during an operation in Williamsfield district, St Elizabeth this morning.

It is reported that about 2:45 a.m., a police team searched a premises and found a Taurus nine millimetre pistol fitted with a magazine containing eleven 9mm cartridges under a pillow.

The man was taken into custody.

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