Firearm and ammunition seized following shoot-out in Central Village

February 23, 2021

A police operation in China Town, Central Village, St Catherine on Monday, resulted in the seizure of one .38 revolver containing five .38 rounds of ammunition. 

Reports from the Portmore police are that about 5:30 p.m., cops were in the area when they saw a man whose actions aroused their suspicion.

The man fired shots at the approaching police team which returned fire.

The gunman ran and during a search of the area the illegal firearm with ammunition was seen on the ground.

No one was arrested in relation to this seizure.

Investigations continue.

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