A 45-year-old, taxi operator was shot and killed by armed men at a tyre shop in Toll Gate, Clarendon on Wednesday afternoon, November 7th.
She has been identified as Claudia Nadine Thompson, who resides at Ebony Park, in Clarendon and plies the Race Course to Ebony Park route.
Reports by the police are that shortly after 1:00 pm, Thompson was carrying out repairs on one of her tyres at a tyre shop located along the Toll Gate main road, when a motor car with several men on board drove up.
The car came to a stop, and one of the men alighted from the vehicle.
The man brandished a handgun, and open fire, hitting Thompson multiple times to her upper body.
The men then escaped in the waiting motor car.
The police were summoned and upon arrival, the wounded female taxi operator was transported to the hospital, where she was pronounced dead.