Man held in gun find


February 06, 2018

One man is in custody following the seizure of a firearm and several rounds of ammunition in Newlands, Portmore, St Catherine yesterday.

Reports from the Portmore police are that at about 8:30 a.m., lawmen were patrolling in the area when they observed a man removing a firearm from a bag that he was carrying.

He was accosted and the firearm was taken from him. Upon inspection, it was found to be a Taurus revolver along with four .38 cartridges.

The identity of the man taken into custody is being withheld pending further investigations.

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