Jamaica Crime News, Hanover: Since the start of the year, a total of 19 persons have been brutally murdered in the parish of Hanover.
The latest victim to be killed has been identified as, Frisco Bowen, 25-year-old farmer of Green River District in the Salt Spring area of Hanover.
Reports are that about 8:30 p.m. on Monday night, May 7, Bowen was standing outside a shop in the Salt Spring community.
He was approached by two men who rode to the community on motorcycles. The men brandished handguns and opened fire hitting Bowen multiple times. The gunmen then escaped in the area on the motorcycles.
The Green Island police were summoned and upon arrival, the wounded man was transported to the Noel Holmes Hospital where he was pronounced dead.
By Henry Bucknor