Kingston man charged following shoot-out with cops

January 25, 2021

A Kingston man has been arrested and charged after he reportedly shot at police on Spanish Town Road on Tuesday, January 12.

Charged with shooting with intent, illegal possession of firearm and ammunition, is 45-year-old Fitzroy Douglas, otherwise called ‘Harry’ of Christopher Road, Denham Town, Kingston 14. 

Reports from the Denham Town police are that about 9:45 p.m., cops were in the area when Douglas engaged the police in a shootout before fleeing the scene.

After the shooting subsided, a search of the area was conducted and Douglas was later found with gunshot wounds.

He was transported to hospital where he was placed under police guard and subsequently charged.

His court date has not been finalised.

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