223 ammunition

Some of the ammunition confiscated by police on Sunday.

A San Juan couple is now in police custody after they were held with 100 rounds of ammunition on Sunday.

The man, 27, and his female companion, 18, both of Campo Street Extension, were detained after the white Hyundai Tucson they were occupants of was stopped along Cameron Road, Petit Valley, by officers of the Western Division Task Force and Western Division Operations.

According to the police, upon conducting a search of the vehicle, a quantity of 223 ammunition was discovered, amounting to 100 rounds.

The ammunition was confiscated and taken to the St. James Police Station.

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