Jamaican News – December 27, 2017
St James, Jamaica (Mckoy’s News) – Mount Cary Shooting: One man was shot and killed and his small son shot and injured during a shooting incident which occurred in the community of Mount Carey in St James on Tuesday afternoon.
Investigators further pointed out that an illegal firearm along with several rounds was discovered in the vehicle in which both victims were travelling.
Reports are that, shortly after 2:30 p.m., on Tuesday, December 26, the deceased and his son were travelling in a motor car in the vicinity of Top Hill in Mount Carey when the vehicle was ambushed by a group of armed men.
The gunmen opened fire on the vehicle hitting both occupants to their upper bodies.
The police were summoned and upon arrival, both victims were transported to the Cornwall Regional Hospital where the father was pronounced dead and the son admitted in critical condition.
Investigations are now being carried out into the illegal gun that was seized in the vehicle.
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