Cops catch Duppy Film crony
A man said to be a crony of Marlon 'Duppy Film' Perry was captured in Alligator Pond, Manchester, last night.
Kevon 'Harry Patta' Eldermire, who is from St Thomas, was nabbed about 7 p.m. during a joint police/military operation in the district. Eldermire was wanted for murder, wounding with intent, robbery with aggravation, and illegal possession of firearm, the police said.
Police yesterday conducted an operation in Cross Keys, Manchester, in an effort to capture Duppy Film, but were unsuccessful.
Duppy Film, who is from Phillipsfield in Yallahs, St Thomas, is implicated in the brutal slaying of Corporal Kenneth Davis and Constable Craig Palmer on Tuesday, December 22, last year. The policemen were killed on the Poor Man's Corner main road in St Thomas.
Additionally, the police are reminding the public of the $1.5 million reward to anyone who can give reliable information leading to his arrest and charge.
Perry is also wanted for multiple counts of murder, shooting, assault at common law, wounding with intent, robbery with aggravation, and illegal possession of firearm.
Anyone with information is being asked to contact the Criminal Investigations Branch headquarters at 922-4741 or 922-4487, Yallahs police at 982-5075, Crime Stop at 311, 811, Stay Alert App, police 119 emergency number, or the nearest police station.