Man caught with illegal firearm and ammo
Police have formally charged Ricardo Jamar Norville, 26, of School Lane, Halls Road, St Michael with two serious offences.
They are unlawful possession of a firearm and illegal possession of ammunition.
On Sunday around 2.10 a.m. members of the Tactical Response Unit were on mobile patrol on Cavans Lane, St Michael where a street search was carried out on Norville. The search found on his person a firearm containing six rounds of ammunition. He was detained.
Norville was due to appear at the District A Magistrates Court today.