Sunday 17 November, 2019

Another JDF soldier shot dead in Clarendon!

File photo

File photo

A member of the Jamaica Defence Force (JDF) was brutally shot and killed by unknown assailants on Saturday night in Clarendon.

It was the second fatal shooting of a JDF soldier within recent weeks in the parish that has been under criminal siege for months.

Reports are that the soldier was attacked in the Clarendon Park/Toll Gate area of the parish.

He was later pronounced dead at hospital.

Details of the attack are still sketchy, but reports from sources are that the firearm of the lawman was also taken in the attack.

It is believed he was off duty at the time of the incident.

More details to come later.

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