Two persons have been charged in connection with the killing of a policeman and a taxi operator in Big Lane, Central Village, St. Catherine last year.

Charged are Andre Martin and Daniel Gillespie.

They were charged yesterday after being questioned by detectives assigned to the Major Investigation Division.

Both men stand accused of the fatal shooting of Corporal Delwin Jackson and Kenroy Chandler on August 17, 2021.

Reports from the police are that Corporal Jackson was robbed of an undetermined sum of money, his Glock pistol and then killed when he went to Big Lane to purchase a motor vehicle.

The taxi operator who transported him was also killed.