Thursday 9 July, 2020

Teenager shot and killed in St James

An 18-year-old teenager was shot dead in St James on Sunday night.

The deceased has been identified as Oba Antoine, of Upper Bournes Road, St James.

According to police reports, around 7.00 pm on Sunday, Antoine was walking along Debe Road, St James, when a silver Toyota Yaris pulled alongside him.

One man exited the car with a firearm and begun shooting at the teenager.

He then returned to the vehicle and fled the scene.

Residents of the area notified the police and paramedics, however, Antoine succumbed to his injuries before their arrival.

More on this as it becomes available. 

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