St James, Jamaica (McKoy’s News) – 5 People Shot: One man was shot and killed and four others wounded in Cambridge, St James on Saturday (November 25, 2017) night.
The dead man has been identified as Aon Salmon, about 30 years old, unemployed of Ducketts Road, also in Cambridge.
Reports by the Cambridge police are that about 6:30 p.m. on Saturday, Salmon and the other four victims were sitting at a yard along Ducketts Road in Cambridge when they were ambushed by a group of armed men. The gunmen opened fire killing Salmon on the spot and wounding the other four before making their escape in the area.
The Cambridge police were summoned and on arrival, all four wounded men were rushed to the Cornwall Regional Hospital where they were treated and admitted in serious but stable condition.
The scene was processed by the police and Salmon’s body later removed to the hospital where he was pronounced dead.