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UPDATE: Man arrested after cop shot in Spanish Town

Monday, March 25, 2019

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ST CATHERINE, Jamaica — A man is currently in police custody following a shooting attack on a police corporal during an operation in Willowdene, Spanish Town yesterday.

Police said the suspect was also shot and injured and one 9mm pistol and ten 9mm cartridges were seized during the incident.

Reports are that the corporal remains hospitalised in critical condition, while the suspect was treated and released to the police.

The Inspectorate of Constabulary (IOC) and the Independent Commission of Investigations (INDECOM) are conducting investigations.


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