Five persons detained in connection with gun seizure

by February 19th, 2020

Five persons were detained in connection with the seizure of a .38 revolver and several rounds of ammunition in Mountain View yesterday (February 18).


The security forces say the weapon and ammunition were recovered during an operation conducted by a joint police/military team.


Reports are that between 3:04 PM and 6:54 PM, the security team went to a premises located at Glasspole Avenue, Mountain View, Kingston 2, where the .38 revolver along with ten live rounds of ammunition was found during a search.


Five persons were taken into custody in connection with the seizure.


The detainees along with the find were taken to the Elletson Road police station for processing.