Two arrested following gun, ammo seizure in St Elizabeth
ST ELIZABETH, Jamaica— Two people were taken into police custody after officers assigned to the St Elizabeth Police Division seized a 9mm Glock pistol, two magazines and 42 rounds of ammunition during an operation on the Holland Bamboo main road in the parish on Wednesday.
Reports from the Black River police are that about 1:30 pm, lawmen were on patrol in the area when they saw a Toyota Axio motorcar driving along the roadway with a woman aboard. The driver was signalled to stop and he complied. The driver and the woman were searched, and during the search of the vehicle, the weapon was seen hidden under the cup holder.
Both the driver and the woman were taken into custody in connection with the seizure however, their identities are being withheld pending further investigation.