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22-y-o man shot dead in Spanish Town

Tuesday, April 23, 2019

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ST CATHERINE, Jamaica — Police are probing the shooting death of 22-year-old Tafari Beckham also known as “Bingy” of Homestead in Spanish Town, St Catherine on Sunday night.

The police said Beckham was shot by assailants along Bobby lane, off Old Harbour Road in the parish.

Residents in the area reportedly heard explosions about 9:00 pm and when checks were made, he was found suffering from multiple gunshot wounds.

It is further reported that residents tried to assist Beckham to hospital but the vehicle in which they were travelling crashed along the Port Henderson main road.

The police were summoned and he was taken to hospital where he was pronounced dead.


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