UPDATE: Mandeville mob victim’s autopsy set for Wednesday
Chieftin Campbell

MANCHESTER, Jamaica — The autopsy on the body of 62-year-old Chieftin Campbell, who died after being mobbed in Mandeville on May 6, is scheduled for tomorrow Wednesday.

Campbell, who was described as a well-respected citizen and dedicated community member of Victoria Town in southern Manchester, died after a crowd of people beat him on lower Manchester Road in what police theorise was a case of mistaken identity.

Earlier this month, head of the Manchester police Superintendent Lloyd Darby said two people were identified on the national closed-circuit television (CCTV) surveillance system, JamaicaEye, as being part of the mob.

READ: Police ID two people in Mandeville mob killing

Attorney Oswest Senior Smith has been retained by Campbell’s family to monitor the probe by the police and represent the family’s interest.

Campbell died days before his wedding.


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