Tuesday 25 June, 2019

Two brothers shot dead in St James

Two brothers were shot and killed by unknown attackers in St James on Friday morning.

The two siblings have been identified as 33-year-old Omar Smith and 34-year-old Odane Smith, both of Top Hill, Anchovy, St James.

Reports are that about 6:30 am, the two siblings, who live at separate homes, were walking through a shortcut in their community, on their way to work at a construction site, when residents heard a barrage of shots.

Upon the arrival of the police who were summoned, the two bullet-riddled bodies were discovered along the roadway in a section of the  Anchovy community.

The Anchovy police, who are investigating, are yet to establish a motive for the killings.

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