Firearm and Ammunition Seized in Westmoreland

The Savanna-la-Mar Police in Westmoreland seized a sniper rifle and several rounds of ammunition in Llandilo Phase 1 in the parish on Monday, February 15.

Reports are that about 8:10 p.m., a Police team that was on patrol along the main road in the community observed two men walking; one of the men had a bag in his hand. The man reportedly dropped the bag when he saw the Police, and both fled the scene. The area was searched; they were not seen.

The bag was retrieved and inside the team found a Remington Woodmaster sniper rifle with eleven .308 rounds.

The search for the men continues.

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