One held with gun, ammo

Friday, April 12, 2019 - 10:15

One man has been arrested by officers of the Northern Division Task Force (NDTF), after he was found in possession of a firearm and ammunition.

Earlier today, officers of the NDTF Area West, responded to a report of a robbery in progress and had cause to stop and search a silver Nissan Tiida motor vehicle being driven by a known priority offender.

The vehicle was searched and resulted in officers finding a Glock 17 pistol loaded with 10 rounds of ammunition.

The suspect was arrested and investigations are continuing.

Meanwhile, one revolver with a lone round of ammunition was found hidden in a bushy area along Sunflower Drive, Farm Road, St. Joseph.

No arrests were made in connection with this find.