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Police net guns, drugs in raid


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On Sunday, December 16 around 2:45a.m., police carried out an operation at Cheapside Road, St Michael.

The operation targeted a fete being held at a location occupied by A&A Wholesale, where over 300 patrons were in attendance.

When the police arrived, patrons broke down the temporary fencing and ran away. Seventy three patrons were searched and nothing illegal was found on them.

Two patrons were taken into custody to assist with investigations.

A comprehensive search of the venue and its immediate environs revealed the following items:

1. One nine millimetre Smith and Wesson firearm with 14 rounds of ammunition

2. One 45 Colt with eight rounds of ammunition.

3. 20 pairs of scissors, and

4. A quantity of cannabis. (PR)


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