Wednesday 13 December, 2017

Man killed while playing ludo in Westmoreland

Screenshot of Youtube video showing men playing ludo in Jamaica.

Screenshot of Youtube video showing men playing ludo in Jamaica.

A man was shot and killed by an unknown assailant in Savanna-la-Mar, Westmoreland on Tuesday night.

The deceased has been identified as 30-year-old Bryan Blackwood of Dalling Street in Savanna-la-Mar.

Reports are that, at around 9pm, Blackwood was among a group of friends at a shop in Shaolin District playing a game of ludo when a lone gunman approached and opened gunfire, hitting Blackwood in the forehead.

Blackwood was assisted to the Savanna-la-Mar Hospital where he was pronounced dead.