Latest Jamaica News, St Ann (McKoy’s News): Senior Citizen Overpowers Armed Robber – A senior citizen who bravely fought off an armed robber who broke into his home, in Ocho Rios on Friday, later handed over a homemade firearm to the police which he took from the robber.
Reports are that about 4:15 a.m., the senior citizen was at his home when he heard strange sounds coming from a section of the house. He went to investigate and saw the armed robber attempting to break into the building, and attacked him.
During a struggle, the robber dropped the weapon and fled the scene. The homeowner later handed over the weapon to the police.