Thursday 3 December, 2020

City Gate man charged for illegal firearm and ammunition

A City Gate man has been charged for illegal possession of a firearm and ammunition.

27-year-old Kursom Maxius was arrested on Tuesday August 25, 2020 during a joint police operation between the Gros Islet Criminal Investigations Department and a Patrol Team at about 8.45pm.

During the said operation, Maxius was found to be in possession of .38 special revolver and four rounds of ammunition.

He was charged earlier today, August 27, 2020 and taken before a Magistrate who remanded him in custody until October 14, 2020.

Maxius was charged under section 22(3) of the Firearms Act 2013; Possession of Firearm and Ammunition without a valid licence.

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