Firearm Used In Hostage Situation Seized


A .38 revolver containing six rounds of ammunition was recovered about 10:50 a.m. this morning, Tuesday, September 10, during a search of premises located on Molynes Road, following an attempted robbery and hostage incident in the Kingston 10 area last evening.


The weapon and ammunition were recovered following a systematic search by members of the Caribbean Search Centre and officers assigned to the St. Andrew Central Police Division.

The weapon was found behind a toilet inside the bathroom, three men are now in Police custody.


Police negotiators
were summoned to a business place on Molynes Road, Kingston 10 following a robbery attempt and subsequent hostage situation on Monday, September 09. The quick response of the officers led to the successful de-escalation of the matter and secured the safe release of several hostages and the arrest of the suspects.

The investigations continue.


Juliane Robinson



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