Tuesday 2 June, 2020

Bullet-riddled bodies of two men found in Old Harbour

The Old Harbour police are yet to establish a motive for the shooting death of two men whose bullet-riddled bodies were found in the Marley Acres area on Monday.

The deceased men have been identified as 27-year-old Lamar Brown, otherwise called ‘Simpleton’, of East Bay Drive, and 31-year-old Damion Campbell, alias ‘Brappy’, from Smith Avenue, both in Old Harbour, St Catherine.

Police reports indicated that residents heard loud explosions in the Marley Acres area shortly after 2:00 a.m. on Monday, and summoned the authorities.

Police went to the area and made checks, but they found nothing unusual.

However, residents stumbled upon the bodies of the two men in a section of the community at about 6:30 a.m.

The police were again alerted and upon their arrival, the men were seen lifeless with multiple gunshot wounds.

The scene was processed and the bodies were removed to the morgue.

Investigations are ongoing into the homicides.

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