Prisoner stabbed to death at Half-Way Tree police lock-up
A 41-year-old prisoner was this morning stabbed to death at the Half-Way Tree Police lock-up in St Andrew.
The police say Omar Nelson was killed with a make-shift weapon around 7:30 during a dispute with another inmate.
Nelson was being held on a charge of house breaking and larceny.
According to the police, Nelson who was stabbed in the chest, was pronounced dead at hospital.
The police say more information will follow.