A Police corporal assigned to the Spanish Town Division was attacked and shot during an operation in Willowdene, Spanish Town, St. Catherine Sunday, March 24.
Police said the corporal was taken to hospital for treatment but did not give details of his status.
The shooting took place in a cluster of buildings at Willowdene, just outside the old capital. Reports are that a man on the upper floor of a two-storey building engaged police and soldiers in a shootout for more than half an hour.
The policeman was shot during the exchanges.
The gunman later surrendered and has been taken into custody.
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