Latest Jamaica News, St James (McKoy’s News): Detectives attached to the Mount Salem police station were forced to return to the community of Green Pond, in St James, for the second consecutive time this week, after a man was shot and injured in the community, on Thursday, September 19.
The police have not yet released the identity of the victim.
Reports by the police are about 3:00 p.m., the victim was among a group of persons at a section of the community known as “Guinep Tree” when they were ambushed by gunmen.
The armed men opened fire hitting the victim multiple times before escaping the scene.
The police were summoned and upon their arrival, the injured victim was taken to hospital where he was admitted in critical condition.