Jamaica Crime News, St Thomas: Two men were shot, one fatally, outside their home in Yallahs, St Thomas on Friday, March 1.
The dead man has been identified as 59-year-old Michael Santouse, otherwise called “Daddy Ruff” a contractor of Bougle Avenue in Yallahs, St Thomas. The identity of the injured man is being withheld by the police.
Reports by the Morant Bay police are that about 9:15 a.m. on Friday, Santouse and the other man were standing outside their gate along Bougle Avenue, when they were ambushed by a lone gunman.
The gunman opened fire hitting both men multiple times to their upper bodies before escaping in the area on foot.
The police were summoned and upon their arrival, both victims were transported to hospital, where Santouse was pronounced dead and the other man admitted in serious but stable condition.