A 26-year-old St Michael man has been charged with a number of firearm and drug related offences.
Chae Kotane Osuji Branch of Johnson Land, Green Hill, St Michael has been charged with possession of a firearm without a valid license; possession of 17 rounds of ammunition without a valid permit and unlawful possession of cannabis.
Branch was arrested today after police officers and members of the Anti-Gun & Gang Unit conducted an operation at Cave Hill, St Michael where an illegal fete was being held.
During the operation, police searched Branch and found a firearm, ammunition and drugs.
Branch will appear in the District “A” Magistrates’ Court tomorrow.