St. James, Jamaica (McKoy’s News)- “Hotta Fire” Murdered In Rose Heights: One man has been shot and killed in the Rose Heights community. The latest victim has been identified so far only as “Hotta Fire” of a Branch Hall address in Rose Heights.
Reports by the Freeport police, are that at about 11:00 pm last night, residents in Rose Heights alerted the police, after gunshots were heard coming from a section of the roadway leading from Branch Hall in Rose Heights, to the Rose Mount community. The police responded and carried out a search of the area but no one was found.
Shortly after 6: 00 am on Sunday, residents came upon a bullet riddled body, which was lying on the roadway in a pool of blood.
The victim was taken to the Cornwall Regional Hospital, where he was pronounced dead.
A total of 250 people have been brutally slain in St. James since the start of the year, with over a dozen murders being committed during the previous week alone.