Three people facing firearm charges in Clarendon

CLARENDON, Jamaica— The Clarendon police have arrested and charged three people with illegal possession of firearm and ammunition following an incident on Windsor Avenue, May Pen in the parish on Sunday, April 24.

Charged are 29-year-old Rohan Pitter, a delivery man of Friendship Close, Red Pond; 35-year-old Vernal Dixon, a security guard of Waterloo District, Spanish Town, St Catherine and 30-year-old Saneka Wallen, a vendor of Spanish Town Road, Kingston 13.

Reports are that about 4:20 pm, lawmen were in the area when they saw a Nissan Sentra motor car with the three people aboard parked along the roadway. They were accosted, searched and one 9mm pistol with a magazine containing 10 9mm rounds of ammunition was found in their possession.

They were subsequently taken into custody and charged.

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