Tuesday 19 June, 2018

18 year-old student among two shot and killed in Old Harbour

Another student has fallen victim to gun violence.

The 18-year-old student was among two people shot and killed in Old Harbour, St Catherine early Tuesday morning. He has been identified as Victor Lawrence, otherwise called ‘Taj’, who attended the Eltham High School. Also shot and killed was 24-year-old Rashawn Jennings, also called ‘Bull’.

Reports are that shortly after midnight, residents heard explosions at a property along the Old Harbour Road and called the police.

On the arrival of the lawmen, the bodies of Lawrence and Jennings were found with multiple gunshot wounds. No motive has been established for the killings.

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