Hanover man arrested in firearm seizure

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Hanover man arrested in firearm seizure

Friday, November 15, 2019

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HANOVER, Jamaica — A Hanover man is in custody following the seizure of a firearm and several rounds of ammunition at Green Island in the parish today.

Reports from the Green Island police are that lawmen were on an operation in the area between 4:30 am and 10:30 am when the man was accosted and searched. A Taurus 9mm pistol with a magazine containing three 9mm rounds of ammunition was found in his possession.

He was arrested, however, his identity is being withheld pending further investigations, the police said.

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