The police have reported that a St. Catherine man has been charged for the Sunday, May 24 murder of 18-year-old Akeem Wallace of Bridgeport in the parish.
Charged is 33-year-old Neville Williams, otherwise called ‘Willie’, a fisherman of Eltham Vista. He has been charged with murder, illegal possession of a firearm, and illegal possession of ammunition.
According to the police at about 7:48 p.m., Wallace was at home when Williams and other armed men approached him and shot him several times in the upper body.
The police were called and Wallace was taken to the hospital where he was pronounced dead.