Another Man Murdered In Flankers

Crime Scene

St. James, Jamaica (McKoy’s News)- Another Man Murdered In Flankers: Over the past four days, a total of three men have been shot and killed in the community of Flankers in St. James. The police say they are now very concerned as to the flare up of violence in the area. The latest victim was shot and killed by gunmen outside his gate  on Tuesday night.

He has been identified as Jermaine Mowatt, otherwise called Frassman of Hog City in Flankers.

Reports by the Coral Gardens Police are that shortly after 8:30 pm on Tuesday, October 17, Mowatt drove his Rav 4 vehicle,  to drop off his girlfriend in the neighboring community of Norwood. Upon his return to his home, he alighted from his vehicle, and was in the process of opening his gate when he was pounced upon by men armed with guns.

The gunmen shot Mowatt several times in his upper body, before making their escape in the area on foot.

The Coral Gardens police were summoned,and upon their arrival, the wounded man was transported to the Cornwall Regional
Hospital, where he was pronounced dead.