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Firearm seized in Linstead, 5 men arrested

Thursday, December 05, 2013 | 11:30 PM    

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ST CATHERINE, Jamaica – Cops assigned to the Linstead Police station in St Catherine say they seized a firearm and several rounds of ammunition in the town on Thursday.

Reports are that between 11:00 am and 4:00 pm police personnel conducted operations in the Clarkes area of the town, During the process an unfinished house was searched and a Heckler & Koch pistol along with nineteen assorted rounds discovered.

Five men were taken into custody in connection with the find. However their identities are being withheld pending further investigation.

   

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