Monday 11 November, 2019

Cops capture two of Clarendon's most wanted

Police say they have arrested two men, who were on the Clarendon Division's most wanted list, during a series of operation in the parish.

One of the men identified as Shevaughn Hall, otherwise called ‘Munga’, a 22-year-old resident of Evans Avenue, Effortville was wanted for the murders of two teenagers earlier in the year.

According to the police, Hall was recently charged with the murders of 18-year-old Shavour Henry of Giron Avenue and 18-year-old Najair Ferguson of Top Hill, both in Effortville, Clarendon. 

Hall has also been charged with shooting with intent, illegal possession of a firearm and illegal possession of ammunition, relative to the incident.

Reports from the Clarendon Police are that on March 4, 2019, about 11:00 a.m., Henry, Ferguson and another man were allegedly sitting in a yard when they were approached by Hall who opened gunfire hitting them several times. They were taken to hospital where they were pronounced dead.

The third man escaped unharmed.

Hall who is also facing charges under the Criminal Justice (Suppression of Criminal Organisations) Act, has also been charged by the St. Elizabeth Police for Robbery with Aggravation.

The other man on the most wanted list, Malikie Whyte, otherwise called ‘Hagga’, a 44-year-old shop owner of Coffals District, Race Course, Clarendon.

Police said Whyte was arrested and charged by detectives in relation to a case of rape committed in his community in 2018.

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