Eight illegal firearms and more than 200 rounds of ammunition have been seized by the police during operations since Monday. More than 20 persons were arrested. The security forces found two firearms and 150 rounds of assorted ammunition on Peddlers Lane in Mount Salem, St. James. They say a wanted man was taken into custody. During another search of an open lot in the area, several rounds of ammunition were found. In the second incident which occurred in March Town in Green Island, Hanover, five men were detained after ammunition were found in a knapsack. Guns were also seized during operations in Rollington Town, August Town, Ramsay Road and Grange Lane in St. Catherine.