A 16-year-old student of the Spanish Town High School and a resident of Percy Bush, Lauriston Rojario Lynch was beaten by citizens and handed over to police last Friday.Residents claimed that the juvenile attempted to carry out an armed robbery and was overpowered.
An Intra Tech TEC-9 sub-machine gun, MOD99, with the serial number erased, a magazine and four rounds of ammunition was also handed over to the police.

The Spanish Town Police are investigating the incident.