Thursday 23 May, 2019

15-year-old boy among two shot dead in Bull Bay

A bar operator and a Corporate Area male student were shot dead in Bull Bay, St Andrew on Monday night.

The deceased have been identified as 55-year-old Garland Reece, otherwise called ‘Ann’, and 15-year-old Jevaughn Morris, both of Greenvale Road, 9 Miles in Bull Bay.

Police report that about 8:50 pm, Reece and Jevaughn were among other persons inside a yard where her bar is also located. A man reportedly approached and ordered an item from the bar, shortly before explosions were heard and the police summoned.

On the arrival of the law enforcement officers, Reece and Jevaughn were observed suffering from gunshot wounds. They were taken to hospital where they were pronounced dead.

Detectives assigned to the Major Investigations Division are probing the circumstances which led to the shooting deaths.

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