Wednesday 11 December, 2019

'Biggs' shot dead in Old Harbour

The St Catherine South police are continuing their search for gunmen who shot and killed a man in Old Harbour in the parish on Wednesday.

The deceased has been identified as St Aubyn O'Connor, alias 'Biggs' or 'Hopeton,' of Smith Avenue, Old Harbour.

According to reports, at about 9:00 p.m., residents heard explosions coming from O'Connor's residence and summoned the police.

On their arrival, the police found the body of the man lying face down in a pool of blood along a dirt track.

A close inspection of the body revealed what appeared to be gunshot wounds to the back of the head.

O'Connor was taken to the hospital, where his death was confirmed.

Police investigations are ongoing into the incident.

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