Ed Gallimore shot and killedMonday, February 13, 2012
POPULAR tourism personality, Edgar Gallimore, died in hospital this morning from gunshot wounds he received yesterday.
Gallimore was shot at an automated banking machine on Knutsford Boulevard about 3:30 pm.
Police report that Gallimore had withdrawn an undetermined sum of cash from the machine when he was pounced upon by a gunman upon leaving the booth. Gallimore was shot and the gunman escaped on a motorcycle.
He was taken to hospital where he was admitted in serious condition and succumbed to his injuries early this morning.
Gallimore has held a number of posts in the tourism industry including food and beverage manager at Knutsford Court Hotel, flight dispatcher and public relations officer at Air Jamaica and creative director at Petals and Promises LTD.
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