Cop shot in West Kingston

April 19, 2016

A policeman was shot and injured during an operation in West Kingston earlier today.

The corporal whose name has not been released is reportedly stationed at the Denham Town Station.

According to reports, the police officer was a part of a team travelling on Regent Street when gunmen opened fire on them and the cop was shot.

He was reportedly rushed to the hospital shortly after being shot and is now undergoing treatment.

Information about the current condition of the cop was not available when queries were made.

A 16 year old teenager showed up at the hospital with gunshot injuries.

The police say he was one of six men armed that had attacked them during the operation and fire was returned during the incident.

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