Jamaica Crime News, Clarendon: One man was shot and killed while two other persons were shot and injured by gunmen in May Pen, Clarendon on Friday night, May 25, 2018.
The dead man has been identified as Richard Hall, otherwise called “Cat” 30-year-old laborer of Common district in Clarendon.
The police say they are unable to release the name of the other two wounded victims.
Reports by the May Pen police are that about 11:45 p.m. on Friday, Hall and a group of men were walking along a section of the roadway in Common Heights when they were ambushed by a group of armed men.
The gunmen opened fire hitting Hall and the two other victims to their bodies before escaping in the area on foot.
The May Pen police were summoned and upon arrival, all three wounded persons were rushed to the May Pen hospital where Hall was pronounced dead and the other two victims treated and admitted in serious condition.
By Henry Bucknor