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M16, ammo seized in Lakes Pen

Tuesday, October 16, 2012 | 2:53 PM    

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KINGSTON, Jamaica — A joint police/military operation has led to the seizure of a firearm and several rounds of ammunition in St Catherine yesterday.

The Spanish Town police are reporting that between 11:00 am and 1:20 pm, several premises in Lakes Pen were searched.

One M16 assault rifle and fifty-one 5.56 rounds of ammunition were seized.

Eight men have been taken into custody for questioning.

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