Two Suspect Held in Connection with Shooting and Wounding of St Ann Businessman 

Jamaica Crime News, St Ann: Two men have been taken into custody for questioning in connection with the shooting and wounding of a businessman in the parish of St Ann on Tuesday, April 24.

The police have reported that the 54-year-old businessman of a Run-Away Bay address is presently still at hospital in stable condition.

Reports by the police are that about 5:00 a.m. on Tuesday, the victim went jogging from his house in Run-Away Bay. The couple returned home about an hour later where they were ambushed by two men armed with handguns.

The gunmen fired at the couple who ran in separate directions to avoid being killed. The armed men chased the businessman and fired at him repeatedly and one of the bullets caught him in the regions of his lower body.

The gunmen then escaped in the area on foot, while the police were summoned and upon arrival, the wounded man was transported to hospital where he was treated and admitted.

 

By Henry Bucknor

Recently Published

Khaled-In-Jamaica-For-Buju-And-Talks-To-Winford-Exclusively
BODY RECOVERED FROM LUCEA BEACH 2 MONTHS AGO WAS THAT OF RETURNING RESIDENT

BODY RECOVERED FROM LUCEA BEACH 2 MONTHS AGO WAS THAT OF RETURNING RESIDENT

A body that was fished from the sea behind the Lucea bus park on October 27th is said to be that of returning resident Seymour Samuels. Samuels went missing on October 25th and the body was recovered two days after he was reported missing. It took the security forces 44 days to inform the family […]

Falmouth's Call for KFC Restaurant Answered

Falmouth’s Call for KFC Restaurant Answered

Mckoy,s Business News: There were many happy faces on Saturday, December 15 when franchise owners for KFC opened it’s 36th restaurant in Falmouth Trelawny. Managing Director for Restaurants of Jamaica Mark Myers said at the official opening at Champion Plaza that the call has been answered as residents of the parish usually have to travel […]

Bank Surprises Single Mom By Paying Off $150k In Student Loans [Video]

Bank Surprises Single Mom By Paying Off $150k In Student Loans [Video]

A 30-year-old nurse and single mother with around $150,000 in student loan debt received a life-changing surprise Wednesday. Jasmin Ford was surprised with the news that Fifth Third Bank would pay off all of her student loans. “I still can’t find the words,” Ford said Thursday. “I’m off work again today and I’m just sort […]

Oshane Lindsay Burnt to Death in Swallowfield
‘This Man Has A Heart Of Gold’: Homeless Man Gets New Apartment For First Time In 13 Years

‘This Man Has A Heart Of Gold’: Homeless Man Gets New Apartment For First Time In 13 Years

For those of us who have never been homeless, we won’t know how it feels to be without a roof over our head or to wonder when our next meal will be. Here is one story of a man who spent years on the street but never gave up hope. Kenny Edward, of Antioch, California, […]