Police this morning shot and killed a man in Waterloo, Spanish Town, St Catherine while carrying out an operation targeting suspects in the killing of a couple and their 16-year-old son in the community.
The victims of the murder were Omar Wellington, Saron Francis-Wellington, and Orlando Wellington.
The police say a .380 pistol was seized from the deceased man in today's confrontation.
They say a further search led to the seizure of a 357magnum revolver.
It is reported that about 4 a.m., police personnel were on operation in the community when the suspect, who goes by the alias 'Gaza', was spotted inside a house.
He reportedly challenged the police and was shot and killed in the exchange.
Two firearms were seized, according to the police.
The Independent Commission of Investigations has launched a probe into the matter.