A man believed to have been involved in a murder Monday morning was shot and
killed, by police, a few hours later.
Police said their action came under a recently announced operational surge for the
Reports are that about 10:20 a.m., 31-year-old Theo Monteque, of Torrington Park, Kingston
5, was among a group of friends at the Enid Anglin Park in Kingston, when gunmen
approached them and opened gunfire hitting him. He was taken to the hospital where he was
About 1:30 p.m., two suspects in the murder of Monteque were spotted by lawmen from the
Specialized Operations Branch. A confrontation ensued between the Police and the assailants,
during which an unidentified male was fatally shot and a 9mm pistol seized.
Investigations are still underway to find the second suspect.
Meanwhile, the Police are urging the public to share information they may have on the other
suspect/s involved in the murder by calling Crime Stop at 311, the police 119 emergency
number or the nearest police station.