A bandit was shot dead by police officers during an alleged police-involved shooting at Brazil Village, San Raphael on Thursday night.
Police have launched a manhunt for the bandit’s three accomplices, who are believed to have been shot and wounded during last night’s incident.
It is alleged that four men, in a white Honda Civic, went to rob the Cross Quality Supermarket at about 8 pm on Thursday.
Police said when the officers responded to the report of the robbery and arrived on the scene, the men got into the vehicle and sped off.
An early morning shootout with police has claimed the life of one man.
Preliminary reports indicate that police, acting on information, proceeded to a house along Hilltop Avenue, Claxton Bay, in search of a murder suspect.
On arrival at the location, the officers allegedly were greeted with gunfire.
The officers subsequently returned fire and the assailant was hit.
The man was taken to hospital but was pronounced dead on arrival.
This is a developing story and we will have more information as details come to hand.
One man was killed and three others arrested following a report of robbery against two businesses in the Central Division yesterday morning.
According to official police reports, Officers of the Central Division Task Force, Central Division Operational Unit, Emergency Response Patrol and Chaguanas Patrol Unit, responded to a report of a robbery in progress in the Charlieville district, around 3:17 am, on Sunday 15 December 2019.
A man was killed during a police-involved shooting in Carapichaima on Thursday morning.
The victim has been identified as Devon Lewis, of Mungal Trace, Orange Field Road.
According to a police report, at about 4 am—acting on intelligence received—a team of police officers from the Central Division went to the house.
On approaching the front door, officers alleged that they were shot at from someone inside the house.
The officers returned fire, shooting Lewis several times about the body. He died on the scene.
As investigations continue into the police-involved shooting of Keone Paryag—fiance of Danah Alleyne—who is the sister of Crime Watch host Ian Alleyne, police investigators claim that they are not getting the expected 100 per cent cooperation from those questioned about what transpired on Friday.
However, police said Alleyne (Danah) told them that she was not held hostage by Paryag.
The Police Complaints Authority (PCA) has confirmed that it has initiated its own probe into the matters surrounding the fatal shooting of Keone Paryag, on Friday night.
On Friday at about 6 p.m., police were called in to the Biljah Road, Chaguanas, apartment of Danah Alleyne, the sister of Crime Watch host, Ian Alleyne.
Reports are that she had been cornered in her apartment by her boyfriend, 34-year-old Keone Paryag, and was fearful for her life.