Police press release detailed that the Force cooperated with a concerned citizen and was able to track several persons wanted for the murders of businessman Ganesh Ramlall at La Jalousie, WCD, and Travis Rudder at Nandy Park, EBD, and the armed robbery on Judge Nicole Pierre and her husband Mohammed Chand at their home at Felicity, ECD, to a house at Craig, EBD.
Police stated that at about 02:00hrs on Tuesday the SWAT Team was deployed along with Detectives to make the arrests.
According to the police release, police ranks came under fire during which a Constable was shot to his right thigh.
The injured Constable and other ranks returned fire fatally wounding one suspect and another suspect was shot and injured to his abdomen.
Seven other male suspects who were in the building have been arrested and are in police custody.
A 9mm. Glock pistol with two magazines and 25 matching rounds has been recovered by the police, along with two wrist watches that are suspected to have been stolen.
Further a number of 9mm. spent shells were also recovered at the scene.
The shot man is currently under police guard at the GPHC while the injured police rank has been hospitalised.