Tuesday 25 February, 2020

Man shot dead at ‘Supermarket’ in Salt Spring, St James

A resident of Salt Spring in St James was shot dead in the community in broad daylight on Tuesday.

The deceased has been identified as 56-year-old Samuel Salmon.

The St James police reported that about midday, Salmon went to visit a friend at a section of the community known as ‘Supermarket’.

Soon after his arrival, gunmen pounced while Salmon was speaking with his friend. He was shot several times before making the attackers made their escape.

Reports are that Salmon died on the spot. The other man escaped injury. The St James police are investigating the incident.

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