Nationwide News understands that the Police have recovered a motor vehicle belonging to missing teacher, Natalie Dawkins, and killed a man believed to be involved in her disappearance.
The vehicle was seized by the Police when at least two men attempted to sell it.
A Police team acting on intelligence moved to detain the two men and were met with gun fire.
The Police returned the fire and one of the men was killed. His identity is not yet known.
The second man fled the scene and is being pursued by the Police.
Miss Dawkins is 44-year-old.
She has been missing since Tuesday. Dawkins is a teacher at Four Paths Primary in Clarendon.
Miss Dawkins is believed to have been abducted by gunmen.
Her handbag was found a few days ago along the Spanish Town leg of Highway 2000.