Thursday 4 June, 2020

Four shot, two fatally, in Maxfield Avenue area of St Andrew

File photo

File photo

Two people were shot dead and two others injured by gunmen in the Maxfield Avenue area of St Andrew on Tuesday night.

Reports are that about 8:20 p.m., gunshots were heard in the volatile community, and the police were alerted.

A team of officers went to the area and during a search, four persons were found suffering from gunshot wounds.

They were taken to hospital, where two were pronounced dead and the others were admitted for medical treatment.

The identities of those killed have not yet been released by the police.

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