Two sisters charged with illegal possession of firearm, ammunition

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Two sisters charged with illegal possession of firearm, ammunition

Friday, July 03, 2020

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KINGSTON, Jamaica— The police have charged two sisters following the seizure of a Smith and Wesson 9mm pistol and several rounds of ammunition that was found in their house on East Avenue, Greenwich Town, Kingston 13 on Monday, June 29.

Twenty-six-year-old Oshinell Taylor and 28-year-old Octavia Taylor, were charged with illegal possession of firearm and ammunition. Octavia was also charged with assault at common law.

According to the police about 8:45 pm, Octavia allegedly brandished a firearm at her child's father during a dispute and threatened him after he visited her home.

The police were called and the firearm found during a search. They were later arrested.

Their court dates are being finalised.

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