Jamaica Crime News, St James: One man was shot and killed by gunmen in Canaan district, Dumfries, St. James, on Wednesday night, March 27.
Dead is 38-year-old Omar Melville, shop operator of Canaan district.
Reports by the Adelphi police are they about 9:15 p.m. on Wednesday, Melville was at his shop in Canaan district, when a group of men drove up in a motor car.
Two of the men alighted from the vehicle and opened fire hitting Melville multiple times to his upper body. The gunmen then escaped in the waiting motor car.
The police were summoned and upon their arrival, Melville was rushed to hospital where he was pronounced dead.