Police have provided details of some of the fatal shooting in the last two days in Westmoreland. Here are the details:
The Grange Hill Police are investigating the circumstances surrounding the shooting death of 16-year-old Shamar Tomlinson otherwise called ‘ JT’, a student of Crowder district, Grange Hill. He was shot and killed in his community on Monday, September 17.
Reports are that about 2:40 a.m., residents heard loud explosions and summoned the Police. On arrival, a premises was searched and Tomlison was found with a gunshot wound to the head. Investigations continue.
Twenty-year-old Davian Malcolm, unemployed of Ricketts Street, Savanna-la-Mar, Westmoreland was shot and killed by unknown assailant(s) at his home on Sunday, September 16.
Reports from the Savanna-la-Mar Police are that about 8:30 p.m., Malcolm and two other men were standing at a shop when it is alleged that a motor car drove up, two men alighted with guns and opened fire at them. The Police were alerted, on their arrival Malcolm along with the two other persons were seen with gunshot wounds. They were taken to hospital where Malcolm was pronounced dead the others admitted.
And police said 32-year-old Renaldo Reid, otherwise called ‘Boom’, a farmer of Coolie Town, Forth Williams in Westmoreland was shot and killed at his home on Monday, September 17.
Reports from the Whithorn Police are that about 2:30 a.m., Reid was at home when the door to his house was kicked in by armed men. It is alleged that the men robbed him and then opened gunfire at him. He received multiple gunshot wounds. He was taken to hospital where he was pronounced dead.