UPDATE: Female vendor killed in West Kingston identified
Yellow Tape/Crime Scene

KINGSTON, Jamaica - The female vendor who was shot dead by armed assailants in downtown Kingston on Monday morning has been identified as Andrea Peterkin.

Peterkin, otherwise called 'Apple' is of a Nelson Street address in Denham Town.

Reports are that Peterkin was seated on a chair in a shopping area in the vicinity of Pink Lane in West Kingston when she was shot in the face by armed assailants on a motorcycle.

The incident happened at about 11:20 am. Another woman was reportedly also shot and injured.

READ: Female vendor shot dead at stall in downtown, Kingston

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