(CMR) An RCIPS police constable was killed over the weekend while vacationing in Honduras with his family. The officer has been identified as Antonio Lopez Jackson (64).
“The RCIPS regretfully wishes to inform the public of the passing of RCIPS Police Constable Antonio Lopez Jackson, age 64, of George Town, who was killed during a shooting incident on Saturday, 9 July, while vacationing in Honduras with family. No one else was injured during the incident. PC Jackson served with the RCIPS for a total of 24 years,” the RCIPS stated in a release.
“We are shocked and saddened by the tragic loss of our colleague in these circumstances, and extend our sincere condolences to his family and friends,” said Commissioner of Police Derek Byrne.
“We are offering our full support to the family during this difficult time and are liaising with the Honduran authorities, who have a full investigation underway,” he added.