Four people detained following seizure of three guns and a quantity of ammunition in St. James, this morning

by July 5th, 2022

Four people were detained by the police in St James this morning (July 5) in relation to the seizure of two high-powered rifles, a sub-machine gun and a quantity of ammunition.


The seizure occurred during a joint police/military operation in the Canterbury community.


Acting Head of the St. James police, Superintendent Carlos Russell says between 5 and 9 AM, police and military personnel were on operation in Canterbury, when they discovered the Colt AR15 rifle with two magazines and 25 cartridges, an AK 47 rifle with a magazine with two cartridges and an Intra-Tec sub machine gun.


The weapons were found at the back of a yard covered under garbage.


The four persons were detained pending further investigations.

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