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Security guard shot dead at Kingston bar

Tuesday, February 06, 2018

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KINGSTON, Jamaica — A security guard was killed and two other people injured in a gun attack at a bar on Elletson Road in Kingston last night.

Dead is 33-year-old Cecil Hutchinson employed to the Guardsman Security Group.

Reports are that Hutchinson, another man and a woman were inside the bar playing a game of cards when, about 9:05 pm, a gunman entered the establishment and opened fire on them.

Hutchinson, who received gunshot wounds to the upper body, was rushed to the Kingston Public Hospital where he was pronounced dead.

The other two were admitted for treatment.

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