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Police Recover Firearm After Suspect Shoots at Police
Posted on November 15, 2017
by RBPF Public Affairs and Communications Office
 

 



According to reports, around 3:00pm on Tuesday 14th November, 2017 Officers from Northwestern Division were on routine patrol on Baltic and Benico Avenue, Hillside Estate when they observed a white Honda Civic car at a stop. The officers recognized the front passenger as a wanted suspect.

As offices were about to conduct a search of the men, the driver reached under the driverís seat and pulled out a firearm. It was at this time that officers became fearful for their lives, shot the driver and recovered a black Taurus 9mm pistol and seven (7) rounds of ammunition.

The suspect was transported to the Hospital where he is detained in serious condition under heavy police guard. The other suspect was taken into custody. Investigations are ongoing.


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