Friday 20 September, 2019

Double murder in Meadowbrook Estate, St Andrew

A recent murder scene in St Andrew.

A recent murder scene in St Andrew.

The police are reporting that two persons were shot and killed by unknown assailants at the intersection of Bombay and Linscott avenues in Meadowbrook Estate, St Andrew on Saturday.

Dead are 31-year-old Toni-Ann Murray, cashier of Linscott Avenue, and 21-year-old George Phillips of Ridgeway Road in the area.

Reports from the Duhaney Park police were that about 8:27 p.m., Murray was sitting in a motorcar on the compound of the community centre, while Phillips was sitting on a makeshift stool in front of the community centre, when two men armed with guns approached and opened gunfire, hitting them both before escaping in a waiting motor vehicle.

The injured persons were taken to hospital, where they were pronounced dead.

Police investigations continue into the incident. 

 

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