The Negril Police have launched an investigation into the shooting death of a tour bus operator in the resort town on Tuesday, March 12.
The victim has been identified as 31-year-old Akeino Saffrey of a Whitehouse address, in Westmoreland.
According to reports Jamaica Today has received from the Corporate Communications Unit (CCU) Saffrey was at a carwash along the Whitehall main road in Negril at around 8:15 am. The tour bus operator was attending to his vehicle when armed men attacked him from behind.
Saffrey was shot multiple times before the armed thugs fled the scene on foot.
The police were alerted and the man was transported to the Savanna-La-Mar hospital where he was pronounced dead.
By Gavin Riley