Major ammunition seizure at the Montego Bay Freeport in St. James (April 2, 2019)

1814! That is the amount of ammunition recovered from a Seaboard Warehouse at Freeport Montego Bay.

The seizure was uncovered by a team of police personnel from the St. James Proactive Investigation Unit.

Sources told CVM Live, that the police received information from the Contraband Enforcement Team at Jamaica Customs about suspicious packages discovered during checks of a shipment.

An x-ray examination of the container revealed what appeared to be bullets in boxes and the police were summoned.

The boxes were opened and contained three speakers. Upon further investigation, a search of the speaker boxes revealed several packages glued to the inside of each.

Upon inspecting the packages, the contraband was discovered.