KINGSTON, Jamaica— The Kingston Western police are searching for two suspects in connection with Tuesday’s double murder in Hannah Town.
Lance Thompson, 28, otherwise called ‘Jah Jah’ and ‘Bibi’from Upper Rose Lane, and Jevon Ferguson, 30, also known as ‘Pim Pim’, from Upper Oxford Street, were attacked and shot by gunmen.
They were pronounced dead at hospital.
Police told Observer Online that following investigations, two suspects have been identified.
They are Donovan Rowe also known as ‘Chummy’ or ‘Devil’ and another man known only as ‘Triple Five’. The police are asking these men to turn themselves in immediately.
It was reported that about 9:40 am, Thompson and Ferguson were standing along Upper Oxford Street, when a Toyota Probox drove up and stopped near where they stood.
Three men, the police said, alighted from the vehicle, pulled guns, and opened fire hitting Thompson and Ferguson, both of whom ran and collapsed a short distance away.
The gunmen went back into the vehicle, drove off and escaped. Both injured men were taken to Kingston Public Hospital where they were pronounced dead upon arrival.
Police recovered more than 20 spent casings of 9mm cartridges at the murder scene.