Man arrested following seizure of pistol in Ramble, Hanover

HANOVER, Jamaica – A man was arrested following the seizure of a pistol on the Ramble main road in Hanover on Sunday.

Reports from the Ramble Police are that about 1:00 am, lawmen were conducting a vehicular check point operation in the area when the driver of a motorcycle was signalled to stop.

He was accosted, searched and the weapon, a .45 Ruger pistol was found in his possession.

He was subsequently arrested on reasonable suspicion of illegal possession of firearm and ammunition.

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