Suspect Dead, Two Officers Injured in Police Shooting
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Police shooting leaves one man dead and two officers injured.
Police responded to a domestic dispute involving a mother and son, identified as Carlton Smith through Cascarilla Street Pinewood Gardens.
Reports are that the son demanded that his mother turn off the gospel music she played as a morning devotion.
When police arrived on the scene, they were met with a barrage of bullets. Officers rescued the mother, but the two responding officers were hit with gun shots.
Backup was called and the suspect was shot dead a short time later.
One of the officers was hit in the hip and the bullet is said to have exited his intestines.
The officers are now receiving treatment at the Princess Margaret Hospital.