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Update: One killed, two injured in Diego Martin shooting

Update October 31, 2019, 1:31 pm: 

One man was killed and two others injured during a shooting in Diego Martin on Thursday.

According to updates from police sources, the deceased was identified as Jonathan Abdul. 

The incident took place just before 9.00 am on Thursday morning.

Police said residents heard gunshots and upon investigating, found the men lying on the roadway bleeding from gunshot wounds. 

The men were taken to hospital for treatment. 

More as this story is updated. 

Original story: 

Western Division police are responding to a report of a shooting in Diego Martin.

From initial information, two persons were said to have been shot.

The incident took place just before 9.00 am on Thursday morning.

Police were told that residents in the area heard several loud explosions and upon investigating, they found two men lying on the roadway bleeding from multiple gunshot injuries.

The police and paramedics were notified and the two injured men were rushed for medical treatment.

The wounds, police were told, appeared to be serious.

More on this as it becomes available.

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