Monday 13 July, 2020

Alleged gunman cut down by cops in Catherine Hall, Montego Bay

File photo

File photo

An unidentified man was shot dead during a reported confrontation with police officers in Catherine Hall, Montego Bay, St James about 2:35 p.m. on Saturday, March 16.

The body is of brown complexion, slim built, about 191 centimetres (six feet three inches) long, with a plaited hairstyle. It was clad in a grey T-shirt, grey merino, blue jeans and brown belt.

A Browning single-action 9mm pistol loaded with a magazine containing two rounds of ammunition was reportedly taken from the man.

In addition to a regular police probe, the Inspectorate of Constabulary (IOC) and the Independent Commission of Investigation (INDECOM) are investigating the incident.

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