From left: Akmel St. Jean, Damien Joseph Thomas, Akima St. Jean

Three persons who were arrested for possession of ammunition appeared in a Roseau court on Friday.

Tan Tan residents Akmel and Akima  St. Jean and Damian Joseph Thomas of Portsmouth were taken into custody on Wednesday after a police operation that led to a seizure of 20 live rounds of 7.65 ammunition, four live rounds of .38 ammunition, 10 live rounds of 9mm ammunition and one 9mm magazine.

The operation took place in Tan Tan.

In court they all pleaded not guilty.

Akima St. Jean was granted bail in the sum of $60,000 while Akmel St. Jean and Damian Thomas were remanded in custody.

The matter is set for December 13, 2012.