Tuesday 7 July, 2020

Clarendon man booked for shooting death back in April

As the police continue to make several key breakthroughs in major crimes, detectives from the Clarendon Police Division have charged a man in relation to the gun slaying of a man in the parish in April.

Charged with murder is 24-year-old Romario Hackett, otherwise called 'Mario', of Savannah district in Hayes, Clarendon. He was arrested in relation to the shooting death of 44-year-old Richard Gordon of Raymond's district, also in Hayes.

It was reported that on April 19 at about 9.20 am, Gordon was shot and killed in Savannah district.

The police provided no further details about the incident.

However, following a probe, Hackett was arrested and later charged.

The date for his appearance in court is being finalised by the police.

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