Police collar labourer over illegal gun

Latest News

Police collar labourer over illegal gun

Wednesday, September 16, 2020

Print this page Email A Friend!

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.

Now you can read the Jamaica Observer ePaper anytime, anywhere. The Jamaica Observer ePaper is available to you at home or at work, and is the same edition as the printed copy available at http://bit.ly/epaper-login




1. We welcome reader comments on the top stories of the day. Some comments may be republished on the website or in the newspaper � email addresses will not be published.

2. Please understand that comments are moderated and it is not always possible to publish all that have been submitted. We will, however, try to publish comments that are representative of all received.

3. We ask that comments are civil and free of libellous or hateful material. Also please stick to the topic under discussion.

4. Please do not write in block capitals since this makes your comment hard to read.

5. Please don't use the comments to advertise. However, our advertising department can be more than accommodating if emailed: advertising@jamaicaobserver.com.

6. If readers wish to report offensive comments, suggest a correction or share a story then please email: community@jamaicaobserver.com.

7. Lastly, read our Terms and Conditions and Privacy Policy

comments powered by Disqus



Today's Cartoon

Click image to view full size editorial cartoon