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Two gunmen killed, cops injured in St Catherine shooting

Published:Friday | February 5, 2016 | 2:27 AM

Two gunmen were reportedly killed and two policemen are now in hospital after a shooting incident in Ferry, St Catherine last night.

The gunmen have not yet been identified while the names of the policemen have been withheld.

However, sources say the two cops – a Corporal and a Constable – are attached to the Hunts Bay Police Station.

The Jamaica Constabulary Force's Corporate Communications Unit (CCU) has  confirmed that two firearms and several rounds of ammunition were seized.

It's not clear how the shooting happened, but the CCU says the two policemen were on duty at the time.