Jamaica News, February 7, 2018
Westmoreland, Jamaica (McKoy’s News) – Westmoreland Bar Operator Murdered: The Frome police are now carrying out investigations surrounding the shooting death of a bar operator in the area on Monday afternoon.
So far the deceased has been identified as Oshane Beckford of Town Head District in Frome.
Reports by the Frome police are that about 12:30 a.m. on Tuesday, February 5th Beckford close up his establishment and went home to his house in Town Head.
Upon reaching his yard, family members overheard him and someone talking on the outside of the house followed by loud explosions which sounded like gunshots.
Upon investigations, Beckford was discovered lying in a pool of blood with multiple gunshot wounds to his upper body.
The police were summoned and upon arrival, the victim was transported to the Savanna-la-mar hospital where he was pronounced dead.
This is the 15th person to be murdered in the parish since the start of the year.