Jamaica Crime News, St James: A man was shot and killed by a lone gunman while watching a game of football at the Coolwater playing field in Spring Mount, St James, on Wednesday afternoon of July 11th.
The deceased has been identified as, Demar Edwards, otherwise called ” Tim “28-year-old labourer also of Coolwater district in the Spring Mount policing area.
Reports by the Spring Mount police are that about 7:00 pm, on Wednesday, Edwards was among a group of persons watching a game of football at a playing field in Coolwater district.
Minutes later, he was approached by a man who brandished a handgun and shot him multiple times to his upper body. The gunman then escaped in the area on foot.
The police were summoned and upon arrival, the wounded man was transported to the Cornwall Regional Hospital where he was pronounced dead.