Three teenage boys were arrested and charged following the seizure of several rounds of ammunition found in their possession along Bedward Garden Crescent, August Town, Kingston 7 on Monday, January 01.

The boys are aged between 15 and 17. They have been charged with Unauthorised Possession of Ammunition.

Reports from the Half Way Tree Police are that about 1:58 a.m., lawmen were on patrol in the area when the three boys were seen acting in a manner that aroused their suspicion. The boys were approached, searched, and a transparent bag retrieved. It was found to contain twelve 9-mm cartridges.

They were arrested and subsequently charged.