Firearm seized in St Ann

Jamaica Observer

Wednesday, January 11, 2012

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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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