Man fatally shot in Old Harbour

Wednesday, January 02, 2013

Print this page Email A Friend!

KINGSTON, Jamaica - A man was shot and killed in St Catherine yesterday in what is considered the year’s first murder.

Dave Rowe, 36, was shot and killed on Panton Street, Old Harbour around 4:45am.

Preliminary reports are that he was walking with a friend along the roadway when they were pounced on by an unidentified man who opened fire hitting Rowe in the upper body.

Rowe was taken to the hospital where he was pronounced dead.




1. We welcome reader comments on the top stories of the day. Some comments may be republished on the website or in the newspaper � email addresses will not be published.

2. Please understand that comments are moderated and it is not always possible to publish all that have been submitted. We will, however, try to publish comments that are representative of all received.

3. We ask that comments are civil and free of libellous or hateful material. Also please stick to the topic under discussion.

4. Please do not write in block capitals since this makes your comment hard to read.

5. Please don't use the comments to advertise. However, our advertising department can be more than accommodating if emailed:

6. If readers wish to report offensive comments, suggest a correction or share a story then please email:

7. Lastly, read our Terms and Conditions and Privacy Policy

comments powered by Disqus



Today's Cartoon

Click image to view full size editorial cartoon