A man who fled from police was arrested at a hospital in Kingston on Thursday (July 23).
Reports from the Hunts Bay Police are that about 1:10 p.m., a team of officers were on patrol on Canary Avenue, Kingston 11 when they saw a man acting in a suspicious manner.
On their approach, the man pointed a firearm in their direction.
The police team took evasive action and the man ran leaving behind the weapon.
Further investigations were carried out and the suspect was subsequently accosted at the hospital,
however, his identity is being withheld pending further investigations.
A Beretta 9mm pistol along with a magazine containing eight 9mm rounds of
ammunition was seized