It is to our understanding than an emergency Cabinet meeting is now in progress today, amid mounting concerns about the stability in the capital of Kingston, Jamaica as the security forces prepare to move in to West Kingston to arrest alleged crime lord Christopher ‘Dudus’ Coke.

Coke, who lives in Tivoli Gardens is wanted in the United States on drug and gun charges.

According to intelligence yesterday some 200 US Marshall arrived in the island yesterday in an effort to assist the Jamaica Constabulary Force (JCF) and the Jamaica Defence Force (JDF).

Additionally, we understand that the road blocks have been extended onto Spanish town road in the vicinity of the cemetery and that the Denham Town police station has been blocked in and there are bursts of sporadic gunfire.