Nationwide News understands that two members of the Constabulary are nursing injuries following a confrontation with criminals this afternoon.

Another man who’s believed to have shot at the police was reportedly injured.

The incident reportedly occurred in Portmore, St. Catherine this afternoon.

Reports are a police patrol team were alerted to armed men on a robbery spree in the area.

The police patrol reportedly attempted to intercept the alleged criminals when a shootout ensued.

It’s understood that one member of the Constabulary was shot and injured. Another member of the Constabulary was reportedly struck by the assailants’ car as they tried to make their escape.

One of the alleged criminals was reportedly shot in the confrontation, and a firearm was reportedly seized.