Two police officers were brutally killed during a drive-by shooting in the parish of St Thomas on Thursday night (December 22).
The identities of the deceased have now been released.
They areCorporal Kenneth Davis and Constable Craig Palmer.
Corporal Davis was a member of the JCF’s Protective Services Division while Constable Palmer was attached to the Kingston West Division.
According to Loop News, both men died along the Poor Man’s Corner Main Road in the eastern parish last night around 8pm as gunmen opened fire on a group men enjoying a game of dominoes, of which both cops were a part of.
The assailants fled the scene shortly afterwards. Constable Palmer is the third officer attached to the Kingston West Division to be murdered by gunmen since July.
Source: Loop News