INDECOM, IPROB to probe fatal shooting of woman by police

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INDECOM, IPROB to probe fatal shooting of woman by police

Tuesday, June 30, 2020

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KINGSTON, Jamaica — The Jamaica Constabulary Force (JCF) says it has reported Monday night's fatal shooting of a woman by the police to the Independent Commission of Investigations (INDECOM) and Inspectorate and Professional Standards Oversight Bureau (IPROB).

Dead is 34-year-old Latoya Monte of a Maxfield Avenue address.

According to the police, Monte was killed during a confrontation with some of the members about 6:50 pm on East Bloomsbury Road, Kingston. It didn't immediately describe the nature of the confrontation, but said a chrome and black Lugar CZ75B with eight 9mm rounds was seized during the incident.

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