Sunday 15 September, 2019

Businessman dead after SUV shot up on Ruthven Road

The Mercedes Benz that was shot up along Ruthven Road in St Andrew on Tuesday.

The Mercedes Benz that was shot up along Ruthven Road in St Andrew on Tuesday.

A businessman is dead after gunmen opened fire on his sport utility vehicle along Ruthven Road in St Andrew on Tuesday afternoon.

Investigators from the Half-Way Tree police are still processing the crime scene, resulting in a traffic gridlock in New Kingston and surrounding areas.

Reports are that the businessman was driving his Mercedes Benz SUV along the roadway at around 4:30 pm when gunmen pumped more than a dozen bullets into the vehicle.

The businessman, whose name is being withheld, was rushed to hospital where he was pronounced dead.

More details later. 

Businessman killed on Ruthven

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