‘Tiger’ killed in Portland
PORTLAND, Jamaica – A labourer from Portland was shot and killed early Wednesday morning.
He is Romaine “Tiger” Grant of David Lane, Port Antonio in the parish.
According to the police report, Grant was at his home asleep when a man armed with a handgun allegedly forced open the front door to his house and fired about seven shots at him.
The police were called and Grant was rushed to the hospital, where he died whilst undergoing treatment.
The incident reportedly happened around 5:45 am.
This has moved the number of murders in the parish to 14.
Investigations are ongoing.
– Everard Owen