The Barnett Street police have not yet released the identity of a man who was shot and killed by armed men, at the Shoe Arcade, in downtown Montego Bay, on Tuesday night.
Reports by the Barnett Street police are that shortly after 10:30 pm on Tuesday, the now deceased was standing at the entrance to a shop in the Arcade, when he was approached by two men.
An argument developed between him and the men, and one of them immediately pulled a handgun and opened fire hitting him.
The men ran from the scene and escaped in the directions of Strand Street, while the police were summoned. Upon their arrival, the scene was processed and the victim transported to hospital, where he was pronounced dead.