Sunday 22 September, 2019

Police name man shot dead in Black Rock

Police have identified the man shot dead in Black Rock, St Michael this morning.

Police are conducting investigations into a shooting incident which occurred today, at Plum Tree Road, St Stephens, Black Rock St. Michael. Three men from Black Rock, St. Michael were shot - one fatally - during that incident.

The three men, Torian Devere Gibson 31 years of Straker Road Black Rock, Shaquille Hinkson 20 year of Fair Field Black Rock, and Jessy David Moore 33 years of Free Hill Black Rock, were all rushed to the QEH by private motor car where Moore was pronounced dead on arrival. Hinkson and Gibson are receiving medical attention.

Preliminary investigations revealed that a number of persons were gathered at Plum Tree Road, St. Stephens, Black Rock, St. Michael where an unauthorized fete was being held.  Around 02:26 Am a number of men entered the area and proceeded to open gun fire which resulted in Gibson receiving a gunshot injury to his right thigh, Hinkson a gunshot injury to his stomach, and Moore gunshot injuries to his chest and thigh.   

Police are appealing to anyone who can provide any information that can assist with this investigation to call Black Rock Police Station at Telephone numbers 4177500, 4177501, Police Emergency 211, Crime Stoppers at 1800 –TIPS (8477), or the nearest police station.                  

All information received will be strictly confidential. Investigations into this matter is continuing.


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