Police seized a firearm and several rounds of ammunition in Spanish Town, St. Catherine on Thursday, September 27, after two men fled, leaving behind the weapon.
Reports are that about 9:10 a.m., Police were on an operation on Bungo Lane, Spanish Town. Upon seeing them, two men ran and escaped in the area.
Nearby bushes were searched and one Hi-point 40 Smith and Wesson pistol with a magazine containing three federal 40 cartridges were found in a culvert.
No one was arrested in connection with the seizure. Investigations continue.
By Franklin McKnight