Tuesday 17 September, 2019

Man shot and killed in Cocorite

A 20-year-old man is dead following a shooting in Cocorite on Friday morning.

He has been identified as Emmanuel Harrison of Ratchet Hill, Cocorite.

According to reports, residents heard explosions around 2:30 am.

Upon investigating, they found Harrison in his home bleeding from multiple gunshot wounds.

The police and emergency health services were notified.

However, the victim succumbed to his injuries before their arrival.

Officers from the Western Division and the Homicide Bureau responded and the body was viewed by a district medical officer.

An autopsy is expected to take place at the Forensic Science Centre in St. James.

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