Wednesday 5 August, 2020

Man shot dead by off-duty cop in Trelawny

The Independent Commission of Investigation (INDECOM) has started a probe into the fatal shooting of a man by an off-duty policeman in Trelawny on Thursday afternoon.

The deceased has been identified as Oshane Perrier of Martha Brae in the parish.

Reports are that about 2:30 p.m., Perrier was shot during a confrontation with the off-duty cop in Martha Brae.

The injured man was taken to hospital, where he was pronounced dead.

More details on the incident are to come in subsequent reports.

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