Thursday 27 February, 2020

Man murdered at garage in Braeton, Portmore

File photo

File photo

A man was murdered in broad daylight in Braeton, Portmore, St Catherine on Thursday.

The victim has been identified as 37-year-old labourer, Berris Flynn, popularly called ‘Baff’, of Reid’s Pen in Braeton.

The killing took place at a garage on the Old Braeton Road.

The St Catherine South police reported that minutes before noon, Flynn and other men were at the garage, when three men drove up to the location.

Two of the men came out of the vehicle and attacked Flynn with guns, shooting him several times in the process.

Flynn was pronounced dead upon arrival at hospital, where he was transported by police personnel who were summoned to the crime scene.

Since September 5, a state of emergency has been in effect in the parishes of St Catherine and Clarendon.

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