Latest Jamaica Crime [ Mckoy’s News ] Mikkel Donaldson Killed – A JUTC bus driver was shot and killed by gunmen along a section of Oxford Road, in St Andrew, on Monday night, September 23.
He has been identified as 34-year-old Mikkel Donaldson, otherwise called ” Biggs” of Bull Bay, St Andrew.
Reports by the Half-Way Tree police are that about 12:45 p.m., on Monday, Donaldson was operating the Oxford Road route when the bus developed mechanical problems.
He called in the problem to dispatch and was informed to wait on the spot, for a team which has been sent to assist him. While at the location he was shot multiple times by gunmen.
The police were summoned and upon their arrival, he was transported to a hospital where he was pronounced dead.
Following the incident, JUTC workers who are employed to the metropolitan areas staged a major demonstration, on Tuesday morning, and withdrew their services from the various routes.
The workers stated they will not operate under circumstances where their lives are in so much danger from members of the public.