Shortly after 2:00am, on Tuesday 6th, August, 2019, Police Officers responded to reports of Gushots on Grant Street, Fox Hill; where they encountered a male acting in a suspicious manner. As officers approached the suspect, he produced a firearm, pointed it in the direction of the officers, which resulted in a struggle between the suspect and officers. Officers being in fear for their life; fired their service weapon at the suspect, injuring him.
Paramedics were called to the scene, attempted to revive the suspect; however he was pronounced dead at the scene. Police have recovered a black handgun at the scene. Her Majesty’s Coroner visited this scene and will continue investigations into this matter