The police report that their colleague – Constable Herbert Hyman, who was attached to the Mobile Reserve, was killed in the central parish of St. Catherine late Monday.
His death brings to four the number of policemen killed since the start of the year.
Meanwhile, in the Corporate Area, three persons were killed and a 10 month old child injured in what the police believe is a reprisal attack, linked to a feud in the community of Olympic Gardens.
Since the start of the year over 600 people have been murdered across the island.
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