Police kills man in shoot-out

April 22, 2016

One man was shot and killed during a confrontation with the Police on Cottage Road, Montego Bay, St. James Friday, April morning.

The police said that a .38 Taurus revolver with two live rounds was recovered after the shooting.

The matter has been reported to the Independent Commission of Investigations (INDECOM).

Residents in Montego Bay said that the deceased is one of two men who were believed to have been involved in robbery.

A car, with the men aboard was reportedly spotted along a section of Cottage Road by the police who gave chase.

A gun battle reportedly ensued, and the men, while trying to make they escape crashed their car into a wall just outside the gate of the Montego Bay Cricket Club.

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