Five men were arrested and charged following the seizure of a firearm and ammunition in Mandeville, Manchester Thursday morning.
They are 56 year old Kirk Valentine, 35 year old Sheldon Smith, 26 year old Kerron Mitchell, 26 year old David Dyer and 22 year old Oshane Reid, all of Clarendon addresses.
The men were charged with illegal possession of a firearm and ammunition.
They were picked up during an operation on Manchester Road.
Police say, about 12:30 a.m., the vehicle they were travelling in was stopped and searched.
A Taurus 9 millimetre pistol containing 17 rounds of ammunition was allegedly found.