Friday 5 June, 2020

58-year-old businessman shot dead in St Thomas

File photo

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Police investigators in St Thomas are trying to establish a motive for Thursday night's killing of a businessman in Yallahs in the parish.

The deceased has been identified as 58-year-old Albert Taylor of a St Thomas address.

Police reports are that sometime after 7pm, Taylor left his business establishment in the Yallahs area to visit a friend.

While on his journey, a car was driven up, from which men alighted and opened gunfire, hitting Taylor several times.

The men then made their escape in the car in which they travelled.

The police were alerted and Taylor was assisted to the hospital, where he was pronounced dead.

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