Friday 20 October, 2017

Man shot dead while chopping girl in Papine

Man with the machete attacked and chopped female in Papine Square

Man with the machete attacked and chopped female in Papine Square

A man who attacked a female with a machete was shot and killed by a licensed firearm holder in Papine, Kingston late Friday.

Reports reaching Loop News are that at about 8:00 pm the woman was standing in Papine Square when she was approached by the man with the machete and chopped several times.

Reports are that a licensed firearm holder saw what was happening and intervened.

“The man attacked the girl and chopped her several times it looks as if he was about to kill her when a man with a gun walked up and shot him,” said one alleged eye witness.

The injured man was taken to hospital where he was pronounced dead.

 The female has since been admitted in hospital.