Jamaica News: Police have named the two children killed. Wednesday. in West Kingston, in two separate incidents.
The murders have been described by Security Minister Dr Horace Chang as “vile and brutal”.
Dead are eight-year-old Toya Brown and 15-year-old Nyron Taylor.
Police have a man in custody in connection with the shootings that took place within hours of each other.
The man, whose identity is being withheld pending further investigations, was nabbed by members of the police during an operation. He was in possession of a firearm during his arrest in Denham Town and another firearm was also seized near the area.