WESTMORELAND, Jamaica— The Westmoreland Police have seized an illegal firearm at a residence in Nonpariel Road, Negril on Thursday night.
A bar operator, who is said to be the owner of the premises, was taken into custody on reasonable suspicion.
The police report that a search warrant was executed at a one bedroom apartment.
During a search of the room, which was unoccupied at the time, a .38 revolver with no visible serial numbers affixed was found on the bed.
The firearm was checked and found to be loaded with six live rounds.
Investigations are ongoing.
- Kimberley Peddie