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Firearm seized in St Elizabeth, man arrested

Published:Monday | November 29, 2021 | 10:02 AM
According to the police, the driver tried to escape but was apprehended, searched and the weapon found.

The police in St Elizabeth are reporting the seizure of a gun and ammunition and the arrest of a man.

It is reported that cops from the Santa Cruz Police were on patrol along Main Street in Santa Cruz on Saturday when the driver of a silver Audi motor vehicle was signalled to stop.

According to the police, the driver tried to escape but was apprehended, searched and the weapon found.

The gun was identified as a Remington Ruger nine millimetre pistol with a magazine containing eighteen 9mm rounds of ammunition.

The male driver was taken into custody.

His identity is being withheld by the police pending further investigations.

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