KINGSTON — Two alleged robbers were yesterday afternoon shot dead on Old Harbour Road, St. Catherine by the police.
They and another man reportedly robbed a restaurant and later engaged the police in a shootout.
It’s reported that about 3 o’clock the three men entered the establishment, brandished guns and demanded money.
It’s further reported that a police team spotted what was happening and attempted to accost the men.
The men reportedly opened fire on the police, who say they fired back.
During the exchange two of the men were fatally shot while the other man escaped. (Gleaner)