January 17, 2017 – The Independent Commission of Investigations (INDECOM) is conducting an investigation into the fatal shooting of Christopher Fairweather on Wayne Road, in Port Antonio, Portland. The incident occurred at approximately 9:47am, yesterday January 16.

The report, received by INDECOM from the police, is that two (2) police officers attached to the Operational Support Team in Port Antonio were acting on information received about a murder, which took place earlier that morning.

A team from INDECOM has processed the scene, the body of the deceased and continue to make enquiries. The concerned officers gave an initial account and were served with Notices to visit the INDECOM office for their account of the incident to be recorded.

The Commission is asking anyone who may have witnessed the incident to call 1.876.968.8875,1.876.968.1932 or call our mobile number at 1.876.878.0167. Persons are also encouraged to call our new Toll Free Lines: 1.888.991.5555 or 1.888.935.5550.