Saturday 28 November, 2020

Man linked to murders shot dead in alleged confrontation with cops

Thirty-four-year-old Orlando Chambers of Maxfield Avenue in St Andrew was shot dead during a reported confrontation with the police in his community at about 5.50 am on Thursday, August 20.

Chambers was listed as a person of interest in several murders and shootings that date back to January 2019 in the parish of St Ann.

During the incident on Thursday, a Bersa 9mm pistol containing a magazine with one round of ammunition was seized.

The incident has been reported to the Independent Commission of Investigations (INDECOM) and the Inspectorate and Professional Standards Oversight Bureau (IPROB).

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