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23-y-o man killed in August Town

Sunday, March 17, 2019

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ST ANDREW, Jamaica — A man was shot dead in August Town, St Andrew last night, the police are reporting.

The deceased has been identified as 23-year-old Mark Harris otherwise called Redman, who is said be a contractor.

Police reports are that lawmen were in the area about 9:55pm when they heard explosions and made checks. Harris was subsequently found suffering from gunshot wounds. He was taken to hospital where he was pronounced dead.

The police say a Kel-Tec 9mm pistol with a magazine containing seven rounds was found during the incident.

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