Archive for April 3, 2018

Activist and Politician Winnie Mandela Dies at 81

Jamaica News, April 3, 2018 – Winnie Mandela Dies (New York Daily News) – Winnie Madikizela-Mandela, the South African freedom-fighting activist who sustained the anti-apartheid battle while her husband, Nelson Mandela was in jail, has died. She was 81. Her death was reported by South African outlet Times Live. A statement from the Mandela family said…

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Decomposed Body Discovered on Beach in St Ann

Couple Drowns

Jamaica News, April 3, 2018 – Decomposed Body Discovered on Beach in St Ann St Ann, Jamaica (McKoy’s News) – The St Ann police are now asking members of the public for their assistance to identify the male decomposing body, which was discovered on a beach in the parish on Saturday, March 31. The police…

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St Elizabeth Tour Operator Killed in Fatal Crash

Accident in Jamaica

Jamaica News, April 3, 2018 – St Elizabeth Tour Operator Killed in Fatal Crash St Elizabeth, Jamaica (McKoy’s News) – A 29-year-old man lost his life in a motor vehicle accident which occurred along a section of the roadway in Middle Quarters in St Elizabeth on Tuesday morning, April 3. The victim has been identified…

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Freak Accident Kills Cyclist in Westmoreland

Jamaica News, April 3, 2018 – Freak Accident Kills Cyclist in Westmoreland Westmoreland, Jamaica (McKoy’s News) – The Ramble police say they are still carrying out investigations to determine if criminal charges should be laid against a truck driver, who was involved in a freak accident which resulted in the death of an elderly man,…

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St Catherine Man Murdered

Mckoy's News Shot and Killed

Jamaica News, April 3, 2018 – St Catherine Man Murdered St Catherine, Jamaica (McKoy’s News) – The Central Village police are now carrying out investigation surrounding the shooting death of a man in the area on Monday morning, April 3. The deceased has been identified as Corey Brown, 20-year-old unemployed of Central Village. Reports by…

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Hanover Motorcyclist Succumb to Accident Injuries at Hospital

Motorcycle Accident

Jamaica News, April 3, 2018 – Motorcyclist Succumb to Accident Injuries at Hospital Hanover, Jamaica (McKoy’s News) – A motorcyclist who hails from the parish of Hanover succumbed at the Noel Holmes hospital to injuries he received in a motor vehicle accident, which occurred along a section of the Johnson Town area in Lucea. The…

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Kingston Man Fatally Shot on Molynes Road

Jamaica News, April 3, 2018 – Kingston Man Fatally Shot Kingston, Jamaica (McKoy’s News) – One man was shot and killed by unknown assailants along a section of Molynes Road in Kingston on Monday night of April 2. The deceased has been identified as Keifa O’Gilvie, 32-year-old unemployed of Kingston 20. Reports are that about…

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St Elizabeth Man Charged for Robbing Holland Primary School

Arrested, Forged Landing Stamp

Jamaica News, April 3, 2018 – St Elizabeth Man Charged St Elizabeth, Jamaica (McKoy’s News) – A 21-year-old man who hails from the parish of St Elizabeth was slapped with criminal charges on Monday, in connection with robbery of a prominent high school in the parish. Charged with Breaking and Entering is Christopher Campbell of Lacovia…

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St James Crash Claims One Life, Two Others Injured

Accident in Jamaica

Jamaica News, April 3, 2018 – St James Crash Claims One Life, Two Others Injured St James, Jamaica (McKoy’s News) – One man lost his life and two others admitted to hospital, following their involvements in a motor vehicle accident, which occurred along a section of the Rose Hall main road in St James on…

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Clarendon: Skeletal Remains Found in Tarpaulin

Body Found

Jamaica News, April 3, 2018 – Skeletal Remains Found in Tarpaulin Clarendon, Jamaica (McKoy’s News) – The Clarendon police have now launched an investigation to determine the cause of death, and to seek the identity of skeletal remains discovered wrapped in a blue tarpaulin and dumped along the roadway in Thursday morning, March 30. Reports…

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Decomposed Human Fetus Discovered in Trelawny

Decomposed Human Fetus Discovered

Jamaica News, April 3, 2018 – Decomposed Human Fetus Discovered in Trelawny Trelawny, Jamaica (McKoy’s News) – The decomposed male fetus of a child was discovered wrapped in a black plastic bag, in the vicinity of a bridge in Falmouth on Sunday afternoon. Reports by the Falmouth police are that, on Sunday afternoon of April…

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St Andrew Man Electrocuted on Hiking Trip

St Andrew Man Electrocuted

Jamaica News, April 4, 2018 – St Andrew Man Electrocuted St Andrew, Jamaica (McKoy’s News) – A 24-year-old man who got entangled in live electricity wires while hiking with friends in the parish of St Andrew on Sunday, April 2, died from a result of being electrocuted. The deceased has been identified as Divya Edwards…

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