A member of the Jamaica Constabulary Force and three other men have been arrested and charged with the murder of 30-year-old Vincent Williams.
Williams of Windsor Road in Clarendon was murdered in his community on Tuesday, July 07.
The men have been identified as 26-year-old Chenn Downer a Police Constable and 33-year-old Tafari Ross, a tractor operator, both of Old Harbour in St. Catherine.
Thirty-three-year-old farmer, Keflyn Pennant, and 43-year-old Bertram Burrell, a truck driver, both of Burnt Ground district in Hanover have also been charged.
Reports from the Police are that about 11:15 p.m., Mr. Williams was in his yard when loud explosions were heard.
The police were summoned and a search conducted of the area and one 9-millimeter pistol and six rounds of ammunition were seized.
Mr. Williams was taken to hospital where he was pronounced dead.
Later that evening, the Constable and the other men were arrested after their vehicle was intercepted at the intersection of Glenmuir Road and Muirhead Avenue in the parish.
Two firearms were found in the motor vehicle.
During the investigations, ballistic evidence reportedly linked the men to Mr. Williams’ murder.
The men were subsequently charged on Friday, July 24.
Their court dates are being finalised.