One Smith and Wesson 9mm firearm and three rounds of ammunition were seized in Freetown district in Glengoffe, St. Catherine on Friday, November 11, thanks to the action of residents in the area.

Reports from the Glengoffe Police are that about 9 a.m., during a dispute a man pulled an illegal firearm; brave residents managed however to relieve him of the firearm and alerted the Police.

On arrival of the lawmen the firearm and man were handed over to them

His identity is being withheld pending further investigations.