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Hanover-based gang leader allegedly killed by police

Published:Saturday | February 4, 2017 | 2:47 PM

The reputed leader of the One Voice gang based in Hanover was reportedly shot and killed by the police last night.

Police are reporting that the gang leader was killed in a shootout.

He has been identified as 21-year-old Omario Burrell, also called Duplex of Mount Pleasant district in the parish.

The Hanover Police say a firearm was recovered at the scene.

They say Burrell was fatally shot during a confrontation with a police team in Mount Pleasant district.

The police say the incident has been reported to the Inspectorate of Constabulary and the Independent Commission of Investigations.