Jamaica Crime News, St Andrew: The Duhaney Park police have now commenced a probe surrounding the shooting death of a man by a group of armed men in the St Andrew South area on Tuesday night, June 5, 2018.
The deceased has been identified as, Shawn Shanchard, 29-year-old of a Fenbrook Avenue address in Kingston 20.
Reports by the Duhaney Park police are that shortly after 10:00 p.m. on Tuesday, Shanchard and a group of friends were walking along a section of the roadway in Fenbrook Avenue when they were ambushed by a group of armed men.
The men opened fire hitting Shanchard to the regions of his upper body before escaping in the area on foot. No one else was injured during the shooting.
The police were summoned and upon arrival, the wounded man was transported to hospital where he was pronounced dead.
By Henry Bucknor