he Greater Portmore police are probing the shooting death of a 66 year old retiree in the St Catherine community.
The deceased is Wilton Scott of East Chedwin Place, Greater Portmore, who was killed at his home on Friday.
Reports were that early in the morning, a daughter of Scott heard strange sounds coming from their living room.
She alerted her father, who challenged a man who he discovered had broken into the house.
During a struggle between the two, Scott was shot by the intruder, who then made his escape.
The injured householder was pronounced dead at hospital.