Sunday 31 May, 2020

Jamaican-American dies mysteriously in St Ann

The St Ann’s Bay police are investigating the death of a man who was found with a gunshot wound in Mammee Bay, St Ann on Wednesday, December 19.

The deceased has been identified as 34-year-old Kevin Mechado of Mango Walk, St James and Pine Wood Court, Florida, USA.

Reports from the St Ann’s Bay police are that about 1:00 a.m., Mechado allegedly drove to a service station suffering from a gunshot wound to his right leg, and subsequently fell out of the vehicle clutching a firearm.

He was assisted to hospital, where he was pronounced dead.

A post-mortem examination is to be conducted to determine the cause of his death.

Investigations continue into the incident.

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