Monday 11 November, 2019

Carenage man shot and killed in Cocorite

A 23-year-old man is dead following a shooting incident in Cocorite on Sunday night.

The deceased has been identified as Shaquille Williams from Western Main Road, Carenage.

According to police reports, at about 9:30 pm Sunday, residents of Harding Place, Cocorite, heard several loud explosions.

Upon investigating, they observed the body of a man lying motionless at the entrance of the nearby recreational grounds.

The police were notified and a team of officers from the St James CID, the Western Division Task Force, and the Homicide Bureau, led by Sgt Samuel and Sgt Arneaud, responded.

The body was viewed by a district medical officer who made certain pronouncements before ordering the body’s removal to the Forensic Science Center in St James.

Police have no motive for the killing.

More on this as it becomes available.

 

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