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Man stabbed and killed in Old Harbour

Thursday, February 02, 2012 | 12:25 PM    

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THE Portmore Police are probing the circumstances surrounding the death of 32-year-old truck driver, Oniel Henry, of Germaine Road, Bridgeport in St Catherine. He was found dead in Brampton Farm, Old Harbour yesterday.

The police report that about 9:00 pm, Henry and two friends were driving along the roadway towards Old Harbour. Upon reaching the Sharper Lane area in Central Village, they were pounced upon by a group of armed men who reportedly kidnapped them. They were then allegedly taken to Brampton Farm where they were stabbed several times and reportedly thrown into a swamp in the area.

One of the men managed to escape and is now in hospital in stable condition. A search of the area led to the discovery of Henry’s body. The search continues for the third person.

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