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December 21, 2013
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Cop killed in August Town shooting

Adistrict constable is now dead after he along with a female officer were shot in August Town, St Andrew, yesterday afternoon.

According to police reports, at around 4:45 p.m. the officers were gunned down by unknown assailants in the community.

Up to press time last night, the name of the dead cop had not been released and the extent of the police woman's injuries were not known. The female corporal is currently in hospital nursing gunshot wounds.

Both officers were attached to the Half-Way Tree Police Station.

Details surrounding the shooting are still unknown and the police are still investigating.

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