A teenager has been left without a mother after a gun murder perpetrated last evening (March 10) in the Victoria area of Linstead, St Catherine.
The victim is 33-year-old shopkeeper Verona Slack, also called Trudy, from Victoria district.
The Jamaica Constabulary Force (JCF), through its communications arm, told our news team that unknown assailants shot Slack about 9:30 PM while she was walking home.
Residents heard the explosions and called the police, who found Slack with a gunshot wound to the upper body.
The JCF, in the meantime, said persons with information about the murder should contact the Linstead Police at 876-985-9070.