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Kingston fisherman charged over gun possession

Published:Saturday | June 3, 2023 | 12:51 PM
A court date is being finalised.

A Kingston fisherman has been charged with breaches of the Firearms Act following the seizure of a gun and ammunition at his home on Friday.

Charged with possession of a prohibited weapon and unauthorised possession of ammunition is 34-year-old Marvin Williams of William Street in Rae Town.

Reports are that a joint police-military operation was conducted in the area during which a Taurus nine millimetre pistol with two magazines containing 24 rounds of ammunition was found wrapped in a chamois and placed at the back of a bed's headboard.

He was subsequently arrested and charged.

A court date for him is being arranged.

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