Firearm and ammunition seized in St James, seven arrested

March 26, 2020

One Beretta pistol with a magazine containing twenty-three (23) 9mm cartridges was seized by the police in Norwood, St. James on Wednesday, March 25.

Reports from the Montego Hills Police are that about 4:50 p.m., a team of officers was on an operation in the area when an abandoned building was searched.

The firearm and ammunition was found in a bathroom at the premises.

Seven persons who were at the location were arrested.

Their identities are being withheld pending further investigations.

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