Police have charged 28-year-old Leon Williams, a musician of Water Street, Denham Town
in Kingston 14 for murder in relation to an incident in Kingston on Friday, September 4.
Williams was charged on Friday, September 25 for murder, wounding with intent and illegal
possession of firearm.
According to reports, Williams and another man allegedly opened gunfire at a group of
persons as they stood beside the roadway and then fired at a police team that responded
swiftly to the incident. No member of the police team was injured, however, three other
persons received gunshot injuries. Two of them, 52-year-old Desmond Chambers and 35 year
old Delroy Small, both residents of the community, later died at hospital. The other man was
admitted for treatment.
Williams was subsequently arrested and charged for the offences after an interview in the
presence of his attorney. His accomplice remains at large.
The investigation continues.