Firearm and ammunition discovered in fridge in Kingston

Racquel A. McKenzie

4 days ago

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An illegal firearm and 50 rounds of ammunition were discovered inside a fridge during a joint police-military operation on Balkan Avenue, Kingston 17 on Tuesday.

Reports from the Harbor View Police indicate that around 9:30 a.m. lawmen were in the area conducting a search of a premises which was occupied by two men.

During the search, lawmen discovered a 9-millimeter Smith and Wesson pistol with two magazines and 50 9-millimeter rounds of ammunition which were found in an oats box that was inside a refrigerator.

Subsequently both men were taken into custody in relation to the seizure, their identities however are being withheld pending further investigations.

Subsequent details will follow.

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