Monday 19 August, 2019

Morvant murder victim identified

The man who was shot dead in Morvant on Saturday night has been identified as 25-year-old Tyrel Jones.

Jones’ bullet riddled body was found around 9 pm along Leotaud Street, Morvant.

He recently moved into the area.

Police were told by relatives that he left his home to sell a mobile phone.

It is suspected that he was killed because he was not known to be from the area.

Jones is known to police.

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