Four arrested, two firearms seized following high-speed chase

April 17, 2021

Officers attached to the Kingston Central Division say they have seized two firearms and arrested four men following an incident at the intersection of Law Street and George’s Lane in the parish on Friday, April 16.

Reports are that about 6:00 p.m., a white Toyota Probox motor vehicle with a Jamaican Government plate not assigned to it, drove up and opened gunfire hitting several persons.

Police officers who were on patrol in the area heard loud explosions and went to investigate.

Upon reaching the intersection, citizens pointed out the vehicle with four men aboard making their escape.

The lawmen say they took action and intercepted the motorcar.

Two firearms were recovered from the incident to include one Smith and Wesson and one Glock pistol.

Four men were taken into custody.

Their identity is being withheld pending further investigations.

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