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Man killed in alleged shoot-out with off-duty cop

Friday, September 21, 2018

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TRELAWNY, Jamaica — The police are investigating the fatal shooting of a man in Martha Bae, Trelawny yesterday.

The deceased has been identified as 24-year-old Andrew “Perry” Perrier of Jones Town in the parish.

According to reports, Perrier was shot during an alleged confrontation with an off-duty police officer about 3:05 pm. The injured man was subsequently taken to the hospital where he was pronounced dead.

The constabulary's Corporate Communications Unit (CCU) was unable to provide additional details at the time of this publication.

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