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14yo part of duo charged with murder outside St Alban's school

(File Photo) Deceased Marlon Holder.

(File Photo) Deceased Marlon Holder.

Two persons have been charged in connection with the fatal shooting which occurred outside a primary school in St James two weeks ago. 

 

The early morning shooting claimed the life of Marlon Holder, a parent, who was dropping his son off at the St Alban's Primary School on January 16. He was gunned down in view of his child, other parents, students and staff. The incident resulted in the school being closed and teachers and staff attending counselling sessions. 

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The Royal Barbados Police Force (RBPF) today revealed a breakthrough has been made in the case and charges have been laid against two males.

They are 33-year-old Jamar Jamal Greaves of Grape Hall, St Lucy and a juvenile male who is 14 years old. 

In October 2018, Greaves, alias 'Scorp', was being sought by police in relation to a number of serious criminal matters. 

The duo is expected to appear in the Holetown Magistrate Court today, January 31, 2020. 

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