Another wanted man has been shot dead by the police.

He is 28 year old Romaine Brown, otherwise called ‘Papa’, of Airy Castle Road, Stony Hill, St. Andrew.

Mr. Brown, who was being sought by the St. Andrew North Police, was shot during a reported confrontation with the police on the Golden Spring main road in St. Andrew on Friday.

A release from the Corporate Communications Unit of the Jamaica Constabulary Force, said a Smith and Wesson pistol, containing six 9 millimetre rounds of ammunition, was seized during the incident.

Mr. Brown was wanted for five counts of shooting with intent in and around Stony Hill, as well as illegal possession of a firearm and ammunition.

He had challenged the police on several occasions.

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