Tuesday 19 June, 2018

Motor vehicle examiner gunned down in Havendale

People gather at the crime scene in Havendale, St Andrew where a motor vehicle examiner was shot and killed on Thursday night.

People gather at the crime scene in Havendale, St Andrew where a motor vehicle examiner was shot and killed on Thursday night.

A certifying officer was shot and killed on Thursday night in Havendale, St Andrew.

He has been identified as Lorenzo Esco who was assigned to the Spanish Town Examination Depot in St Catherine.

Reports are that about 10 pm, Esco was standing beside his Toyota Wish Motor car at a premises on Lydia Drive in the upper St Andrew community when men travelling in a Toyota Probox motor car pulled up beside him and opened gunfire on him, before fleeing the area.

Esco died at the spot. His licensed firearm is believed to have been stolen.

Examiner killed Havendale