Latest Jamaica News, St James (McKoy’s News): Double Murder in Anchovy – The Anchovy police have commenced an investigation surrounding the shooting death of two men, at a section of the community on Monday night, August 26.
So far one of the victims still remains unidentified, while the other is said to be a taxi operator who hailed from John’s Hall community, also in St James.
Reports by the police are that about 11:00 p.m., the taxi operator and the unidentified male were traveling in a motorcar, being driven by the taxi operator along Anchovy main road.
On reaching the vicinity of the Anchovy and Lethe intersection, the men stopped at a restaurant to purchase food, when they were ambushed by armed men who opened fire hitting them multiple times to their upper bodies.
The police were summoned and upon arrival, both men were found suffering from gunshot wounds to their upper bodies.
They were taken to hospital, where they were pronounced dead.