Following the recent gunfire turmoil in Freetown, the Sierra Leone Police have provided an update in response to another shooting incident at the Jui community in the eastern part of the city.

The police confirmed that in the ongoing operation to capture those accountable for the November 26th incident, several shots were discharged in the vicinity of Jui Barrack around 19:33 GMT. Fortunately, the person of interest has been apprehended and is currently in the custody of the security forces.

reports confirm that the gunfire incident at Jui Junction tragically resulted in the unexpected passing of Police Officer PC 17905 Sheik Man Kamara from Hastings Police Station. He was en route to his checkpoint duty at Maboreh when the incident occurred. Currently, his remains are situated at Jui Junction.