The Portmore Police in the parish of St Catherine is reporting the shooting death of a man in Portmore on Thursday night, February 7.
The deceased has been identified as 50-year-old, Anthony Omfrey, laborer also of a Portmore address.
Reports by the police are that about 9:30 p.m., Mr. Omfrey was sitting in his yard when a lone gunman walked unto the property and held him at gunpoint.
The gunman then ordered Omfrey back inside his house, where he proceeded to shot him multiple times before escaping in the area on foot.
The police were summoned and upon their arrival, Omfrey was transported to the hospital where he was pronounced dead.