The bullet-riddled body of a man was found in the vicinity of a construction site in Steer Town, St Ann on Friday night.
The identity of the deceased has not yet been ascertained by the police, who are conducting investigations into the murder.
The body is of dark complexion, slim built, and is about five feet six inches tall.
Police reports are that residents heard explosions at about 9:30 p.m. and alerted the authorities.
On the arrival of law enforcers, the body was found on a roadway.
The police are appealing to anyone with information that can assist them in their investigations to contact the St Ann's Bay Criminal Investigation Branch (CIB) at 876-972-2209, the police 119 emergency number, or the nearest police station.
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