One Smith and Wesson 9-millimeter pistol with a magazine containing eleven rounds of ammunition was seized in Ocho Rios, St. Ann on Friday.

Reports from the Ocho Rios Police are about 2:45 p.m., a police team was conducting operations in the community of Exchange when a premises and its occupants were searched.

A 17-year-old male of a Waltham Park Road, Kingston 13 address was reportedly found with the weapon.

He was taken into custody but his identity is being withheld pending further investigations.