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Cop, three civilians shot, gunman killed in Portland

Published: Monday December 10, 2012 | 3:52 pm Comments 0

The Portland police are reporting that three civilians and one policeman were this morning shot and injured and a gunman shot dead during a shoot-out in Port Antonio.

The civilians an eight-year-old boy, an elderly woman and an elderly man were bystanders during a confrontation between the policeman and the gunman.

The police say the young boy is in stable condition following a surgical operation.

The man, the woman and the policeman are also said to be in stable condition.

The police incident has been reported to the Independent Commission of Investigations (INDECOM).

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