Nationwide News understands that popular music producer, Shab Don, is in police custody.

The JCF’s Corporate Communication Unit, CCU says Shab Don is being held on reasonable suspicion of illegal possession of firearm and ammunition.

Shab Don was arrested recently by the Police Specialised Operations Unit.

He’s in the custody of the Half-Way-Tree Police.

Shab Don’s given name is Linval Thompson Jr.

He’s otherwise known as Shabbadon or Shabba.

The music producer is one half of the production duo known as Shab Don Records

He has worked with a host of high profile artistes, including Squash and Vybz Kartel.

Shab Don is well known in the music industry.

He’s viewed as a controversial figure in several inner city communities in Montego Bay, St. James.