A St Ann man has been charged with illegal possession of firearm and ammunition following the seizure of one homemade shotgun and several rounds of ammunition in the parish Friday, August 16.
He is 25-year-old Daveroy Francis, farmer of Harmonyvale, Moneague, St Ann.
Reports from the Claremont Police are that about 12:45 a.m., the Area 2 Fugitive Apprehension Team was on operation in the area when a hut occupied by Francis was searched and the firearm and three 12-gauge cartridges found. Francis was subsequently arrested and charged.
Francis was wanted for illegal possession of a firearm and wounding with intent.
His court date will be announced soon.