Three masked men armed with rifle and handgun stormed the Hayes Police Station in Clarendon Sunday morning with deadly intentions.
The daring incident occurred around 2:47 when the men pulled up in a motor vehicle.
The news team was informed that what could have been a serious tragedy was averted when an alert police officer challenged the men.
Its understood that two of the men exited the vehicle wearing masks — one armed with a rifle and the other with a handgun.
The man brandishing the rifle was about to fire on the station when he and his criminal friend were fired on by the alert cop.
The criminal with the rifle escaped in the motorcar and the man with the handgun escaped on foot.