Belize - Belize News - - Great Belize Productions - Belize Breaking News
Home » Crime » Fisherman charged for unlicensed ammunition
Sep 11, 2008

Fisherman charged for unlicensed ammunition

Story PictureNineteen year old fisherman, Jamie Young of Turneffe Island, has been remanded to custody for Keeping Ammunition Without a Gun License. Young appeared in court today after police found him with fifty-nine rounds of nine millimeter ammunition. Young, represented by attorneys Dickie Bradley and David Moralez, told the court that the bullets belonged to his father, David Young, the holder of a licensed nine millimeter pistol. He said it was his father who sent him to fetch the bullets. Police report that on Tuesday morning while on mobile patrol on Newtown Barracks they saw a man riding a bicycle with a sack in his left hand. The police stopped the man, searched him and found a green and white box that contained fifty rounds and a magazine with nine rounds.

Viewers please note: This Internet newscast is a verbatim transcript of our evening television newscast. Where speakers use Kriol, we attempt to faithfully reproduce the quotes using a standard spelling system.

Advertise Here

You must be logged in to post a comment Login