(CMR) A Jamaican ex-policeman was killed in an incident in St Catherine early this morning (July 29).
The police have confirmed the incident.
The former policeman who was working as a security guard was shot and killed after he was pounced upon by gunmen at the Innswood Village Wastewater Treatment Plant in St Catherine at around 7:00 a.m.
The dead man has identified as 59-year-old Newton Bentley.
Bentley had been suspended from the Jamaica Constabulary Force for close to two decades.