Teen found with Glock pistol and 34 rounds, arrested

Tuesday, November 13, 2012

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KINGSTON, Jamaica - A teenager was arrested and charged with illegal possession of firearm and ammunition in the Corporate Area yesterday.

Reports are that the Half-Way-Tree Police acted on information and searched a coaster bus parked at the layby at Mandela Park.

A Glock 19 pistol with an extended magazine loaded with thirty-four 9mm rounds and another magazine with an undisclosed amount of rounds were found at the feet of 19-year-old Paulan Crawford.

Crawford, of Kings Street, Kingston, was arrested and taken in for questioning and later charged.




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