Security Alert: U.S. Embassy Kingston, Jamaica

Location: Kingston, Jamaica – Chest Hospital in Kingston

Event: A shooting just occurred at the Chest Hospital near Standpipe.  Shooter fled the scene and police are conducting a search operation in the area.  Shooter is considered armed and dangerous.  Exercise increased caution.

Actions to Take:

  • Avoid the area
  • Monitor local media for updates.
  • Be aware of your surroundings.