Cops ID man shot dead in New Kgn Saturday

Monday, April 08, 2019

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THE man killed in Saturday's brazen daylight shooting in New Kingston has been identified by the police as 24-year-old Andre Smith of an Old Hope Road, Kingston 6, address.

Another man who was shot in the incident is still being treated at hospital.

Police report that on Saturday, at approximately 2:45 pm, two men drove up on a motorcycle and sprayed bullets on a car in a parking lot in close proximity to the offices of Knutsford Express.

It is believed that the two men on the motorcycle entered from the Grenada Crescent access.

Police were called to the scene and the two injured men were rushed to hospital, where Smith was pronounced dead, and the other admitted.

The police are still investigating and have said that the shooting is a result of ongoing gang-related feuds.


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