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Man killed, five people injured in shooting at Vineyard Town medical facility

Wednesday, October 23, 2019

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KINGSTON, Jamaica —The police are confirming that six people were shot, one fatally, in an incident at a medical facility on Deanery Road in Vineyard Town, St Andrew this morning Wednesday, October 23.

The injured people are currently receiving treatment at the hospital, the police said.

Reports are that about 10:00 am a gunman entered the medical facility, pulled a firearm and opened gunfire at the now deceased man before escaping. In the aftermath, it was discovered that five other people, one of them a child, were also shot and injured.

The police this afternoon said that they are looking into several leads as the investigation continues.


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