Stolen handbag recovered, firearm seized in Duhaney Park
A woman who was robbed of her handbag at the intersection of Patrick Drive and Mount Terry, Kingston 20 yesterday had it returned to her by Police and the suspect taken into custody.
Reports from the Duhaney Park Police are that at about 12:20 p.m. yesterday, the woman was allegedly robbed while she sat in a parked motor car.
The robber demanded her bag, then forcibly took it and ran off, before escaping on a bicycle.
The Police were alerted and a search of the area conducted, resulting in the apprehension of a suspect. A .38 revolver, with two cartridges and its serial number erased, was taken from him. A bag and its contents were also recovered.
The identity of the man taken into custody is being withheld, pending further investigations.
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