Friday 19 July, 2019

Two shot, one fatally as gunmen carry out attack in New Kingston

Two men were shot, one fatally, in New Kingston in the vicinity of the Knutsford Express bus centre on Saturday.

Reports reaching Loop News are that at about 2:30 p.m., a group of persons was at the mentioned location when two men armed with guns drove up on a motorcycle and approached members from the group.

“Reports we received are that two men traveling on motorcycles drove up to the area pulled firearms and started firing,” a police source told Loop News.

The criminals then fled from the area.

Police officials were called to the location and two men were found suffering from gunshot wounds. The injured were rushed to the hospital where one man was pronounced dead and the other admitted. The name of the person killed has not been released.

There is currently a large police team on location.

 

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