Gunmen and police engage in a shootout in Jamaica

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Gunmen and police engage in a shootout in Jamaica

At least two men were shot today Monday May 10, during a confrontation with police in the vicinity of Abbey Court on Trafalgar Road in St Andrew, Jamaica shortly after midday, while others are on the run following the incident.

A Jamaica Observer report states “that police the men, who were travelling in a Toyota Axio motorcar, were intercepted along the roadway following their alleged involvement in a robbery and murder in the parish this morning.”

Reports are that the men fatally shot a businessman at 74 Old Hope Road in the vicinity of Swallowfield and were making their escape.

The subsequent shoot-out with police, which took place in the full view of motorists at the intersection of Trafalgar Road and Hope Road, was captured on video.