A 35-year-old man was shot and killed by unknown assailants, at his house in Perth Town, Trelawny on Friday night, November 30.
The deceased has been identified as Sheldon Smith, otherwise called “Lenny” laborer of Reserve district, also in Perth Town, Trelawny.
Reports by the Falmouth police are that about 8:20 p.m. on Friday, Smith and other family members were at home when armed men forced their way unto the premises.
The gunmen opened fire hitting Smith multiple times to his upper body, before making their escape on foot.
The police were summoned and upon their arrival, Smith was discovered lying in a pool of blood with multiple gunshot wounds to his upper body.
The scene was processed and the wounded man transported to a hospital, where he was pronounced dead