The man who was fatally shot during an alleged confrontation with the police in Central Village, St. Catherine on Thursday has been identified as 30-year-old Everton McDonald, of East Street in Kingston.
The police say he was listed as wanted for shooting with intent.
Mr. McDonald and another man reportedly opened fire on 33-year-old Roderick Beckford of Little Lane in Spanish Town about 11 o'clock in the morning.
While fleeing the scene, the gunmen were challenged by a police team.
There was an alleged gun battle and Mr. McDonald was shot and a Glock pistol with a magazine reportedly taken from him.
The other man escaped.