Latest Jamaica News, St James (McKoy’s News): Electrician Shot to Death – A man who reportedly went to visit his father at a section of Glendevon community, in Montego Bay, St James, was shot and killed by gunmen on Saturday afternoon, August 17.
He has been identified as 24-year-old Keneil Anderson, an electrician of Tangle River district, in the Spring Mount policing area of the parish.
Reports by the police are that about 2:15 p.m., Anderson left his home in Tangle River to visit his father in Glendevon.
On reaching a section of Rough Road, he was approached by a group of armed men who shot him multiple times. The police were summoned and upon their arrival, Anderson was discovered lying in a pool of blood with multiple gunshot wounds to his upper body.
He was transported to the Cornwall Regional Hospital, where he was pronounced dead.
Since the start of the year, a total of 82 persons have been killed in the parish of St James.