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Two alleged robbers shot dead in St Catherine police shoot-out

Published:Tuesday | September 27, 2022 | 12:22 PM
Eyewitnesses claim that the men stole gaming boxes and a sum of cash before they were challenged by the police. - Kenyon Hemans photo.

Two men were shot and killed by the police during an alleged robbery attempt at a bar on Creamy Corner in Above Rocks, St Catherine early this morning.

A third man is in custody.

The incident happened around 2:15.

It is reported that the presence of men in a motor car aroused the suspicion of residents, who called the police. 

Eyewitnesses claim that the men stole gaming boxes and a sum of cash before they were challenged by the police.

According to residents, there have been frequent robberies in the area.

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