More than 1,800 assorted rounds of ammunition were seized at a port in St. James yesterday afternoon.

Reports are more than 600 M16 rounds were seized.

In addition, more than 600 9mm rounds, 500 30 calibre rounds and 100 .38 calibre rounds were also seized.

Our sources say, intelligence led the security forces to a secondary location where a search was conducted last evening.

Head of the Constabulary’s Corporate Communications Unit, CCU, Deputy Superintendent, Dahlia Garrick, has confirmed the seizure.