Thursday 13 August, 2020

Murder suspect held, charged more than two years after incident

Thirty-six-year-old Rohan Correll otherwise called ‘Frass’, of John’s Hall district in St James, is to face the St Elizabeth Parish Court in Black River on Friday, July 3, charged with murder, illegal possession of firearm, illegal possession of ammunition and robbery with aggravation in relation to an incident in Font Hill district, St Elizabeth back in 2018.

Correll is charged with the murder of 20-year-old Kenneth Williams, otherwise called ‘KJ’, of Luana district in St Elizabeth.

Reports from the Black River police are that on January 26, 2018, Williams and another man were travelling in a motor truck when they were held up by three men with firearms, allegedly including Correll.

The assailants reportedly shot and killed Williams before stealing the motor truck.

The vehicle was later intercepted and seized by the police, but the men escaped.

An operation was carried out in Montego Bay, St James on Tuesday, June 30, 2020, in which Correll was arrested.

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