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INDECOM probing police killing of man in Riverton City

Published:Monday | February 23, 2015 | 4:03 PM

Residents of Riverton City in Kingston this morning protested the fatal shooting of a man from the community by the police. 

The Corporate Communication Unit of the police force says Oneil Thorpe of Ferguson Drive, was killed last night during a confrontation.

It did not give the circumstances leading to the shooting. 

However, it said a gun and ammunition were recovered from the scene. 

The police say the Independent Commission of Investigations, INDECOM, is probing the killing.