Jamaica Crime News, St James: The St. James police have now released the name of a man, who was shot and killed by gunmen, outside his gate along the Salt Spring main road, in the parish, on Tuesday night, January 15.
He has been identified as Amar Anthony Watkins, otherwise called “Lizard”, 38-year-old shop keeper and Tattoo Artist, of Salt Spring Road.
Reports by the Montego Hills police are that, shortly after 6:45 p.m., Watkins was standing outside his gate along the Salt Spring main road, when he was ambushed by armed men.
The gunmen opened fire hitting Watkins multiple times to his upper body, before making their escape in the area on foot.
The police were summoned and upon arrival, the victim was discovered lying in a pool of blood, with multiple gunshot wounds to his upper body.
He was transported to hospital where he was pronounced dead.