Detectives attached to the St Ann Bay police station are carrying out investigations surrounding the shooting death of two men at Mammee Bay, in the parish on Sunday December 8.
Dead are 32-year-old O’Neil Wynter, otherwise called “Puma” and 24-year-old Jamiel Ellis, otherwise called “Munga”, both of Steer Town addresses in the parish.
Reports are that about 10:54a.m., on Sunday, Wynter and Ellis were on the beach at Mammee Bay when a Toyota motor car drove to the area.
A group of men travelling in the vehicle opened fire hitting both men multiple times to their upper bodies.
The police were summoned and upon their arrival Wynter and Ellis were found suffering from gunshot wounds and were rushed to hospital where they were pronounced dead.
in the gunmen’s bid to escape, the vehicle they were driving crashed and they were forced to make their escape on foot.
While the gunmen escaped, the police seized the vehicle.