Reports are coming in of the murder, in St Thomas, of known JLP activist Rameish Simpson.
Simpson was reportedly shot dead at his gate, in Logwood District, Thursday night as he and his wife arrived home.
Gunmen opened fire hitting the two. Simpson died on the scene. His wife was reportedly wounded and taken to hospital.
Simpson was involved over the last few years in several scrapes with the police; at one time driving his vehicle into the sea at Grants Pen, St Thomas, when ordered by police to stop.
The Corporate Communications Unit (CCU) says police are still on the scene and have not filed a formal report.
BY: Franklin McKnight