Wednesday 5 August, 2020

Auto mechanic gunned down at home in St Thomas

The south eastern parish of St Thomas recorded its 16th murder for 2019 when a 48-year-old auto mechanic was shot dead outside his home in Yallahs on Sunday.

The deceased has been identified as Devon McDonald.

The police report indicated that sometime after midnight, McDonald drove home and was in the process of entering his house, when he was pounced upon by armed men.

They opened gunfire and shot him several times to the upper body before escaping.

McDonald was assisted to the hospital, but was pronounced dead on arrival.

Investigators have not yet established a motive for the killing, but the probe into the incident continues.

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