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Weekly Round-up: Urns abandoned at airport… Gunmen attack cops… PNP's crowd funding campaign

Sunday, October 01, 2017

KINGSTON, Jamaica — The Jamaica Customs Agency on Thursday appealed to 19 individuals to collect urns containing the remains of their loved ones that have been left at the island's two main international airports, some for as long as three years.

In other news, the People's National Party on Tuesday launched a crowd funding campaign and called on members to provide financial support by giving an average of $5,000 per month.

And, on the crime scene, a policewoman and her two daughters were shot and injured in a brazen attack, which lawmen are theorising was a reprisal for the fatal shooting of a wanted man by the police in the area earlier that day.

Watch as OBSERVER ONLINE wraps this week for you.

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PNP announces new shadow cabinet

5,000 JOBS

Jamaica commits US$100,000 each to Antigua, Dominica

Trump uses Usain Bolt in anthem war

J'cans tell Trump to leave Bolt out of anthem feud

Urns with human remains abandoned

Jamaica ageing

Vybz Kartel hospitalised

'Duppy Film' dead

Attempts to avenge female gang leader's death in east Kingston

UPDATE: Attack on policewoman a reprisal for wanted man's killing, cops speculate

7-y-o battling for life after father, another man murdered in St James

Dream denied

Athlete's $3.7-million medical bill paid

UPDATE: England beat Windies by nine wickets in 5th ODI

UPDATE: Freak injury ends Lewis' blazing century against England