Ezioke Henry of Golden Grove Extension is currently in police custody assisting the police with their investigations, after was caught with a firearm, ammunition and cannabis in his possession.
Police officers attached to Dockyard Police Station were on mobile around 12:30 pm on Friday, when they came across the 28yr-old man near a bus stop in English Harbour acting suspicious. A search was conducted on a knapsack he was carrying and one .25 pistol and 8 matching rounds of ammunition were found concealed inside.
A further search was carried out at his home and one .25 spent ammunition shell, along with 24 Cannabis plants were found growing in his yard. The illegal items were seized and taken to the police station. He is expected to be charged and taken before the court next week.