Birchgrove Man Detained For Illegal Firearm

At around 1:00 a.m., on Monday 2nd August, 2021, officers attached to the Western Division were on patrol duty when they intercepted a vehicle and conducted a routine search that led to the discovery of a firearm.
One resident of Birchgrove, St. Andrew, was detained by officers after they discovered one 9mm pistol along with six rounds of ammunition in the vehicle.
He is in police custody assisting with investigations.