Tuesday 21 May, 2019

Double murder in Papine

A team of police investigators is still at the scene where two men were shot dead by gunmen in Papine, St Andrew on Tuesday evening.

Reports are that about 6:30 pm, residents in the Dallas Lane section of the community heard several loud explosions and alerted the police.

On the arrival of law enforcers, a search was carried out in the community and the bodies of two males were found.

The identities of the deceased men have not yet been revealed.

Editor's Note: An earlier version of this story inaccurately reported that the fatal shooting took place in August Town. We regret the error.

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