Police collar labourer over illegal gun

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Police collar labourer over illegal gun

Wednesday, September 16, 2020

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WESTMORELAND, Jamaica – A man has been charged with illegal possession of firearm following the seizure of a firearm during a joint police/military operation on Station Road, Little London on August 23.

He is 30-year-old Jemar Kentish, a labourer of Station Road.

Reports are that about 5:50 pm, the operational team went to Kentish's home where he was seen in the company of three other men. A search was conducted of the premises during which a black firearm with the serial number erased was found inside a knapsack in his bedroom. He was taken into custody.

He was charged after an interview in the presence of his attorney.

Kentish will appear in the Westmoreland Parish Court at a later date.


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