Westmoreland, Jamaica (McKoy’s News) –Westmoreland Fisherman Shot: A 21-year-old fisherman from Westmoreland was shot to death by a lone gunman at his house on Tuesday evening. His mother who was at the house at the time of the shooting narrowly missed being shot.
The victim has been identified as Delano Brown of a Coke Street address in Savanna-la-mar.
Reports by the Savanna-la-mar Police are that about 4:00 pm on Tuesday, Brown was at his mother’s house in Savanna-la-mar having his dinner.
Shortly after, a man armed with a handgun entered their house through a back door.
The gunman opened fire at Brown and his mother. The elderly woman managed to run from the house, but Brown was shot several times in his upper body.
The gunman ran from the house while the Sav-anna-la-mar police were summoned. Upon their arrival, the wounded fisherman was transported to the Savanna-la-mar Hospital where he was pronounced dead.