The Jamaica Constabulary Force (JCF) is now on high alert after a constable was shot dead late last night.
The JCF sent out the alert in a tweet. The Constabulary Communications Unit of the JCF confirmed the death and said the incident took place in Negril, Westmoreland. However, up to press time, the identity of the constable had not been released.
This is the third officer to have been shot over the past few days.