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Firearm seized in St James, 21-y-o student charged

Sunday, November 17, 2019

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ST JAMES, Jamaica — A man has been charged following the seizure ofa Bersa Thunder 9mm pistol with a magazine containing three 9mm cartridges in Dumfries district, St James on Saturday, November 16, the police have reported.

Charged with illegal possession of firearm and ammunition is 21-year-old Christopher Daley, a student of West Gate Hills in the parish.

Police reports are that a team was on patrol in the area about 3:15 pm when they saw Daley acting in a manner that aroused their suspicion. He allegedly ran on seeing the police, but was caught, searched and the weapon taken from his waistband.


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