Two men were killed and another is in custody following an alleged police shootout in Highbury, St Thomas this afternoon.
A fourth man is on the run.
The police say two assault rifles were recovered.
It is reported that about 12:30, the four men attempted to rob a businessman at his establishment in Prospect.
The businessman was fatally shot during the confrontation and the men then fled the scene.
He has since been identified as Dexter Rhoden.