Jamaica Crime News, Kingston: The Half Way Tree Police are now carrying out investigation surrounding the shooting death of a man, and the shooting and wounding of another during a drive-by shooting which occurred along a section of Hagley Park Road in Kingston on Friday afternoon.
Dead is Milton Lawrence, otherwise called “Genario or Tero” 23-year-old welder of Melbrook Lane also in Kingston.
A Chinese national who was also shot and injured during the incident still remains at hospital in serious condition.
Reports by the police are that about 5:30 p.m. on Friday, Lawrence and the Chinese national were among a group of men carrying out road work along a section of Hagley Park road.
Minutes later, a car drove up and men traveling on board the vehicle opened fire on the workers. The gunmen then escaped in the said motor car while both Lawrence and the Chinese national who received gunshot wounds to their upper bodies were transported to hospital, where Lawrence was pronounced dead and the Chinese admitted in serious condition.