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Police seize firearm in St Elizabeth, arrest two men

Saturday, February 02, 2019

ST ELIZABETH, Jamaica — Two men were taken into police custody following the seizure of a firearm and one round of ammunition during an operation on the Paradise main road in St Elizabeth yesterday.

Reports from the Balaclava police are that about 12:30 pm, lawmen were in the area when they signaled the driver of a motorcycle with a male pillion aboard to stop.

The driver complied, the two were searched and a Smith and Wesson revolver containing one round of ammunition was found.

Both men were taken into custody; however their identities have been withheld pending further investigations.