Gun Battle Between Cops And Armed Men in Dela Vega City Left Two Dead

Two alleged gunmen were killed by the police in Dela Vega City, Spanish Town, St Catherine on Monday afternoon.

The deceased are 40-year-old Oneil Johnson, who is reportedly of a Tredegar Park address on the outskirts of Spanish Town, and Richard Stewart.

The men were reportedly shot during an alleged confrontation between the police and gangsters in Dela Vega City at about 5:25 p.m.

Reports are that a police team went into the community and was attacked by a group of men, who opened fire at the law enforcers.

The gunfire was returned by the cops, resulting in Johnson and Stewart being hit.

They were taken to the nearby Spanish Town Hospital, where they were pronounced dead.

The police reported recovering a 9mm pistol with four round of ammunition as a result of the encounter.



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