Two men were shot and killed by police in St Mary last night (Friday, May 4).
The men have not been identified. Police said they recovered one 1357 Magnum revolver and three .5 rounds of ammunition at the scene at Forts Road, Islington.
Police describe the incident leading to the deaths of the two men as a “confrontation” with lawmen.
According to reports, police received information that armed men were in the Islington area of the parish, aboard a Nissan Blue Bird motorcar.
About 11:30 p.m. police later attempted to intercept the vehicle identified and were greeted by gunfire coming from it. Police returned the fire.
Both men were seen with gunshot wounds. One of the men was clutching a .357 Magnum.