Kingston Records the First Double Murder: The first double murder of 2019 was recorded in St Andrew on Tuesday, January 1, 2019.
The two male victims still remain unidentified up to news time. They were shot and killed by gunmen, along a section of the August Town main road in St Andrew.
Reports by the police are that about 7:20 pm, residents living in August Town, overheard a barrage of gunshots being fired in the area and raised an alarm.
The police rushed to the location, and upon arrival, both unidentified men who the police say are believed to be in their early twenties, were discovered lying in a pool of blood, with multiple gunshot wounds to their upper bodies.
The scene was processed and the men transported to a hospital, where they were pronounced dead.