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Manchester businessman charged for breaching curfew, gun possession

Published:Wednesday | September 15, 2021 | 10:12 AM
The police say he was stopped and searched and the weapon was found.

Manchester businessman 26-year-old Eric Pryce has been charged with illegal possession of firearm and ammunition and breaching the Disaster Risk Management Act.

The police say Pryce, otherwise called 'Daddy', was seen walking along a road yesterday morning in Comfort, Williamsfield, breaching the no-movement day curfew.

They say he was stopped and searched.

According to the police, a Taurus nine millimetre pistol with a magazine containing eight 9mm rounds was seized.

Pryce was arrested and later charged.

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