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35 wanted by Area Four cops

BY KIMMO MATTHEWS Observer staff reporter

Tuesday, March 20, 2012 | 2:09 PM    

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THE Area 4 police have released the identities of the 35 most wanted persons across its five divisions.

The announcement was made during a press conference in downtown Kingston today.

Two women, Nicola DaCosta and Kyann Rose, who are wanted for murder in the West Kingston Police Division, are on the list.

The others are wanted for offenses including murder, rape and carnal abuse.

Police have made a plea for the persons to turn themselves in, or for members of the public to assist the authorities in finding them.

"We are seeking the public's assistance in capturing these persons and your assistance will go a far way to make your community safer," Gervis Taylor, head of the division, said.



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