Security guard charged with illegal possession of gun, ammoWednesday, December 30, 2020
KINGSTON, Jamaica — The police have arrested and charged a security guard with illegal possession of firearm and ammunition following an incident on Christmas day.
Charged is 30-year-old Phillip Marshall, otherwise called 'Powa', of Wildman Street in Kingston.
According to the police, about 8:35 pm, officers were conducting an operation in the area when they saw the accused pull a firearm from his waistband and threw it on the roof of a building.
The police said the roof was searched and a Taurus 9mm pistol with a magazine containing 14 cartridges were seized.
Marshall's court date is being finalised.
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