Three males, one female held in St James gun find

Sunday, March 24, 2019

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ST JAMES, Jamaica — The St James police yesterday seized a firearm and several assorted rounds of ammunition in a joint operation in Beruit district, Rose Heights, St James.

Three males and a female were taken into custody in connection with the seizure.

Reports from the Mount Salem police are that a team of lawmen searched several premises during which one Taurus Millennium .45 pistol with a magazine containing ten .45 cartridges was seized.

The lawmen said an additional twelve .45 cartridges, one 9mm cartridge and fifteen 12 gauge cartridges were also seized.

The seizures took place between the hours of 3:00 pm and 6:00 pm.

The identities of the persons taken into custody are being withheld pending further investigations.

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