Latest Jamaica News, Westmoreland (McKoy’s News): Detectives attached to the Westmoreland police division have charged one man in connection with the shooting death of another man, and the shooting and wounding of two women on Hudson Street in the parish, on Tuesday, November 5.
Facing charges of murder, shooting with Intent, and illegal possession of firearm and ammunition is 29-year-old Odane Wilson, otherwise ” Bug” labourer of Barracks Road in Savanna-la-mar, Westmoreland.
He has been charged with the murder of 28-year-old Gavin Morgan, otherwise called “Chiney man” a labourer of Hudson Street also in Savanna-la-mar.
Reports by the police are that about 12:30 p.m., Morgan and the two females were sitting inside his yard when they were pounced upon by Wilson and another man, who were armed with handguns, and who opened fire hitting all three victims multiple times.
The gunmen fled the scene on foot, while the police were summoned. Upon arrival, the three victims were rushed to hospital, where Morgan was pronounced dead and the women admitted in serious but stable condition.
Feature image: Gavin Morgan