Kevin Tyson, who is wanted by police after their seizure of a semi-automatic weapon and ammunition from the “eastern end” of Tortola. (Photo: PROVIDED)

Police are seeking information from the public regarding the whereabouts of a Johnsons Ghut resident after the Armed Response Unit seized a semi-automatic weapon and ammunition at about 3:30 p.m. on Jan. 24 on the “eastern end” of Tortola, according to a Jan. 29 press release.

Kevin Tyson, who is wanted in connection with this seizure and other firearm-related offences, resides in Johnsons Ghut, and is approximately 5 feet 6 inches tall with a dark complexion and medium build, police said.

They added a warning that Mr. Tyson should not be approached, as he may be armed and dangerous.

Anyone with information about this matter can contact the force by calling its three-digit access number 311 or the Intelligence Unit at 368-9339, the release stated.