Tuesday 25 June, 2019

Teen killed in shootout with police near home

Kadeem Ifill was pronounced dead at the scene of a shooting incident in Britton's Hill, St. Michael.

According to the report from the police, about 5:35 pm today, Tuesday, February 26, 2019, police responded to information received of two men with guns at London Road, Britton's Hill, St. Michael.

Two Police units responded to the area and on arrival to the scene, police saw and confronted two individuals who were armed. A shootout ensued and officers responded and shot one man who fell to the ground.

The 18-year-old who died was late of London Road, Britton's Hill, St. Michael.

One loaded firearm was recovered.

Police investigations are continuing. Anyone who may have information pertaining to this matter is asked to contact Hastings Police Station at 4307612 or police emergency at 211 or any Police Station. Information will be taken in the strictest confidentiality.

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