Man Accused of Shooting at a Police Team, charged


A man accused of shooting at a Police team along Barry Street, Kingston on Tuesday, August 17 has been charged by the Police.

Charged with Shooting with Intent, Illegal Possession of Firearm and Ammunition is 28-year-old Marlon Francis, otherwise ‘Horse Mouth’, of Hanover Street, Kingston.

Reports are that about 3:10 a.m., a police team responded to a shooting incident when armed men opened gunfire at them. Lawmen recognised Francis as one of the shooters, however, he escaped in the area.

Francis was subsequently taken into custody and later charged after an interview in the presence of his attorney.

His court date is being finalised.