Kingston, Jamaican (Mckoy’s News) – Gunmen Shot Up Funeral Downtown: Reports pouring in to Mckoy’s News are that a set of gunmen today, Sunday, Dec 10, attacked mourners at a funeral service held at Kings Chapel on Windward Road in Kingston, killing three people and injuring four others.
Family member and onlookers are now crowded at the Kingston Public Hospital (KPH) where the injured victims were admitted moments ago.
Mckoy’s News understands that the funderal service was being held for a higgler, 30-year-old Romain Anthony White, when a barrage gunshots exploded the compound of Kings Chapel, from gunmen who reportedly ambushed the mourners from cars and on motor bikes.
Police say that one of the gunmen was corner by the funeral goers who managed to beat him mercilessly.
The police intervened and rescued the gunman who was also taken to the KPH where he is in their custody.
White was stabbed to death on Beckford Street in downtown Kingston in a dispute over a parking space.