A security guard shot and killed a naked man who was allegedly trespassing at the Grand Bahia Principe Hotel in Runaway Bay, St Ann on Friday morning.
The deceased has yet to be identified.
Reports are that at around 3.30 am, a naked man entered the compound of the hotel and was accosted by a security guard employed to King Alarm.
The naked man reportedly attacked the security guard with stones, and the officer responded by firing a shot in the air to ward off the man who was advancing towards him.
However, the naked man reportedly continued to advance toward the security guard who then responded by opening gunfire on the man, hitting him in the upper body.
The man was taken to the St Ann’s Bay Hospital where he was pronounced dead.
The St Ann’s Bay police are investigating the matter.