Monday 17 February, 2020

One dead, two injured in Old Harbour shooting

The St Catherine police are conducting investigations into a shooting in Old Harbour on Monday night which left one persons dead and two others injured.

The deceased has been identified as 30-year-old Michael Walters, a construction worker of Church Pen in Old Harbour. 

Reports are that about 10pm, Walters and two persons were standing near a shop along Herring Lane in Church Pen when they were approached by a man who brandished a firearm.

The gunman fired several shots, hitting Walters and the two other persons, before escaping. 

The police were summoned, and all three persons were taken to hospital where Walters was pronounced dead. 

The injured individuals remain admitted in stable condition. 

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