February 16, 2021 –The St. Ann Police have cleared up another case in their Division.
The latest addition to the division’s tally for 2021 is a case of robbery, which was committed at Breadnut Hill in Ocho Rios in the parish on Monday, February 8. Investigators who gave an update on the case say their probe first took them into Orangefield district in Ewarton (in the St. Catherine North Division), where the complainant’s cellular phone was recovered.
Follow-up operations were carried out in Back Road, Linstead (also in the St Catherine North Division) and a teenager was arrested. Police officers reportedly intercepted the teen as he drove a Toyota Axio motor car. The Police searched the motor vehicle and a Smith and Wesson pistol fitted with a magazine containing six 9mm rounds was found, along with other items the Police believe were stolen.
The teenager’s identity is being withheld at this time, as detectives continue their probe.
Among the other cases already cleared up in the division are two cases of murder.