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Two people shot dead in Cross Roads

Sunday, August 18, 2019

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KINGSTON, JamaicaPolice are currently probing the circumstances surrounding a double murder which occurred on Friendship Lane, Cross Roads in Kingston 5 yesterday, August 17.

The deceased have been identified as 63-year-old Beverley Brooks and 27-year-old Oneil Grant, both of Friendship Lane addresses.

According to a police report, Brooks and Grant were in the community when they were allegedly approached by a motor car about 5:40 am.

It is said that a man armed with a gun exited the vehicle an opened gunfire hitting them both before escaping.

The police were summoned and both victims were taken to hospital where they were pronounced dead.


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