Corporal Frankie Thomas, of The Royal Police Force of Antigua & Barbuda said Avie Howell was captured in the countryside by the police:
I can confirm Avie Howell has been caught. He was shot following a confrontation with officers.
I do not know the extent of his injuries at this stage, but he has been taken to hospital.
In the meantime, we would like to thank the public and the media for assisting us in locating Howell.
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