Man Charged with Murder of Haulage Contractor, in St Catherine

Detectives Assigned to the St Catherine South Police Division have arrested and charged 31-year-old Saddam Morgan, Welder of Windsor Heights, Central Village, St Catherine, with the murder of 31-year-old Leona Salmon, otherwise called ‘Thrackas’ a haulage contractor also of Windsor Heights, on Wednesday, February 18.

Morgan has also been charged with Illegal Possession of Firearm and ammunition and Robbery with Aggravation.

Reportss are that about 10:00pm, Salmon loaded her international truck with an assortment of goods valued at approximately $8,000,000 to be delivered to a destination in Westmoreland.

She drove home that afternoon and Solomon and a group of men robbed her of the truck and it’s content, took her to nearby bushes and shot her to death.

Salmon was named in a witness statement as one of the men who committed the crime and he was arrested on February 20.

He was then charged on February 26 following a question and answer session.

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