Latest Jamaica News, Kingston (Mckoy’s News): Alleged Gunman Shot Dead – An alleged gunmen who was among a group of men that challenged the police in a shootout along Maxfield Avenue, in Kingston, on Tuesday, August 20, was fatally shot.
He has been identified as 26-year-old Shamar Haughton, otherwise called “Norman” of Ricketts Close, in Kingston 13.
Reports by the police are that about 10:25 p.m., a team of officers were on patrol in the area when they were confronted by gunmen.
The lawmen returned the fire and Haughton was later found suffering from gunshot wounds.
He was taken to hospital where he was pronounced dead.