Jamaica Crime News, St Andrew: The Hunts Bay Police in the Parish of St Andrew are now carrying out investigations surrounding the shooting death of a man in the Hunts Bay Lane area of Kingston 11, on Thursday morning, May 31.
The deceased has been identified as, Odane Johnson, 27-year-old unemployed of Penwood Crescent also in Kingston 11.
Reports by the police are that about 10:20 a.m. on Thursday, Johnson was walking along a section of Hunts Bay Lane when he was attacked by a group of armed men. The men opened fire hitting him multiple times before escaping in the area on foot.
The police were summoned and upon arrival, Johnson was discovered lying along a section of the roadway in a pool of blood, with multiple gunshot wounds.
Johnson was transported to hospital where he was pronounced dead.
By Henry Bucknor