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St Mary man arrested for illegal gun

Published:Thursday | August 8, 2013 | 1:39 PM

A man is now in police custody after a loaded illegal gun was found at his house in Highgate, St Mary this morning.



The man, whose identity has not been released, was arrested by members of the Area 2 Transnational Crime and Narcotics Division about 9:30 a.m.



The police say they were conducting an operation during which a house in Tometto Grove was searched.



They say a 9mm pistol loaded with two rounds of ammunition was found hidden in a bag in a room of the house and the occupant taken into custody.



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