Police identify the two men shot dead in St Philip
[UPDATE: Wednesday, August 30, 2017, 6:11 am]
Police are conducting investigations into a shooting incident which resulted in the death two men from East Point, St. Philip. The incident occurred sometime around 7:49 pm on Tuesday, August 29, 2017, whilst at Marley Vale, St. Philip.
During this incident, Renaldo Gittens 23 years and Kyle Rico Burgess 21 years, received injuries and were later pronounced dead at the scene.
The police report said that there was a group of persons liming in an area, when suddenly, there was a number of loud explosions which caused the crowd to disperse; the two deceased men were then discovered lying motionless on the ground.
Anyone who can provide any information to assist with this investigation is asked to contact the District C Police Station at 416-8200/8201, Police Emergency at telephone number “ 211”, Crime Stoppers at 1-800 –TIPS (8477), or the nearest police station.
All information received will be strictly confidential.
[Original post: August 29, 2017, 10:24pm]
Police have confirmed that they are investigating an incident in Marley Vale, St Philip, which occurred tonight.
While they would not confirm further details, Loop News understands that two men who were liming in the area were shot dead during a drive by shooting
More details to come.