Latest Jamaica News, Hanover (McKoy’s News): Hanover Man Shoots Himself – The Lucea Police in Hanover have commenced an investigation into the death of a man who reportedly committed suicide at his home in Lucea, on Saturday morning January 11, by shooting himself with an illegal firearm.
The deceased has been identified as 26-year-old Rajui Brown, unemployed of Binns Lane in Elgin Town, Lucea.
Reports by the Lucea police are that about 2:00 a.m., on Saturday, Brown was at home with other family members when they heard a loud explosion which sounded like a gunshot coming from a section of his room.
They rushed to investigate and found Rajui lying on the floor, with a single gunshot wound to his head. They also discovered a loaded 9mm pistol with a magazine containing eight live rounds, lying beside his body.
Brown was rushed to the Noel Holmes Hospital in Lucea where he was pronounced dead, and relatives summoned the police and turned the weapon over to them.
Following an investigation by the police it was discovered that the weapon used to commit the suicide was an illegal gun.