One man was arrested and a pistol and a quantity of marijuana seized by officers of the Freeport Police Station, during an anti-crime exercise, conducted in the district yesterday.
Officers were mobile patrol around 5pm, on Monday 11th February, 2019, at St. Mary’s junction, when they had cause to stop and search a 28- year-old Freeport man.
The search resulted in officers discovering one Ruger long rifle automatic pistol and a quantity of marijuana in his possession.
The man was subsequently arrested in connection with the find.
Investigations are ongoing.