Tue | Jan 25, 2022

Man linked to suspected Manchester abduction arrested

Published:Sunday | November 28, 2021 | 1:29 PM
The police say a Remington Ruger 9mm pistol with a magazine containing eighteen 9mm rounds of ammunition was also seized.

A man believed to have abducted a Manchester woman has been arrested by the Santa Cruz Police.

His name has not been released.

The police say a Remington Ruger 9mm pistol with a magazine containing eighteen 9mm rounds of ammunition was also seized.

The man was arrested on Main Street in Santa Cruz, St Elizabeth, yesterday.

The police say about 1:30 p.m., cops on patrol in the area signalled the driver of a silver Audi motor vehicle to stop.

The driver reportedly tried to escape but was apprehended by the police.

He was searched and the weapon found.

The police have not released any information in relation to the suspected abduction. 

Follow The Gleaner on Twitter and Inst gram @JamaicaGleaner and on Facebook @GleanerJamaica. Send us a message on WhatsApp at 1-876-499-0169 or email us at onlinefeedback@gleanerjm.com or editors@gleanerjm.com