A member of the Jamaica Constabulary Force was shot and killed in the Johnson Pen area of St Catherine, this afternoon.

Reports are shortly before 5:00 pm a constable attached to the St Catherine North Police was pounced upon by armed men in the vicinity of the Green Acres Police Station.

It is not clear at this time if the constable was off-duty at the time he was killed.

The St Catherine North Police are investigating the killing.

This is a developing story…