One man was shot and killed at Queens Lane, in Big Lane, Central Village, on Wednesday morning, February 12, despite the security forces maintaining a strong presence in the area.
He has been identified as 29-year-old Lorenzo Chambers, otherwise called “Lamar” unemployed of Queens Lane, also in Central Village, St Catherine.
Reports from the Central Village police are that about 6:50 a.m., relatives of the deceased man heard loud explosions sounding like gunshots coming from outside the yard.
They went outside the house and discovered Chambers’s lifeless body lying face down in a pool of blood with gunshot wounds to his body.
The police were summoned to the scene and the wounded man transported to the hospital where he was pronounced dead.