Higgler charged after allegedly pointing gun at man in St Catherine

ST CATHERINE, Jamaica – A higgler of Portsmouth, Waterford in St Catherine has been charged with assault at common-law and illegal possession of firearm, stemming from an incident that occurred in his community on Tuesday, November 22.

The higgler has been identified as 29-year-old Ashann Lewis.

Reports are that about 11:15 pm, Lewis allegedly approached a group of men sitting inside a park and pointed a gun at one of them. The man reportedly ran to escape injury and reported the incident to the police.

Lewis was later apprehended and charged following an interview.

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