AK-47 rifle seized in St James, four women arrested

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AK-47 rifle seized in St James, four women arrested

Tuesday, August 20, 2019

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ST JAMES, Jamaica —Five people including four females have been arrested following the seizure of a firearm and several rounds of ammunition during an operation conducted on Dooney Corner in Salt Spring, St James this morning the police have reported.

According to the police, a premises was searched about 5:30 am and an AK-47 assault rifle along with fifteen 7.6 rounds of ammunition was found in a garbage bag in the backyard.

The five people were subsequently arrested; however their identities are being withheld pending further investigations.

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