A man who was shot and injured after police said he pulled a gun on them, at his home in Gayle, St Mary, has been charged in relation to the incident.
He is 55-year-old David Williams, a farmer of Coffee, St Mary. He has been charged with illegal possession of firearm and ammunition and assault at common law.
Reports are that about 11:15 p.m., on Friday, April 24, a police team was responding to reports of a disturbance at Williams’ home. He allegedly pulled a firearm from his waistband, pointed it at the police team, and was subsequently shot. A 9mm pistol and five 9mm rounds of ammunition were seized in the incident.
Williams was admitted in hospital under Police guard and was later charged with the offenses.
His court date is being finalized.