JUTC fare increased to $120; senior citizens to pay $60, up from $20

KINGSTON, Jamaica – The Transport Ministry announced a short while ago that commuters on the Jamaica Urban Transit Company (JUTC) buses will pay an increased fare on September 1.  Adult fares are to be increased from $100 to 120, while students and the disabled will now pay $30 instead o ... Read more


Firearm seized in St Ann

Jamaica Observer

Wednesday, January 11, 2012 | 6:16 AM    

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THE Police yesterday seized an illegal firearm in Thicketts district, Discovery Bay, St Ann. No arrest was made in connection with the seizure.

Police report that about 8:45 pm, they were on patrol in the community when they were fired at by a group of men. The lawmen returned the fire and men ran in different directions. During a search of the area, the officers found a 9mm Smith and Wesson pistol loaded with eleven 9mm rounds.

The Discovery Bay Police are investigating.



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