A popular dancer and female promoter who hails from Anchovy District in St. James, but resided in New York, USA, was shot and killed by gunmen in her community on Saturday and her male companion, wounded.
She has been identified as Judith Annabell Miller-Warren, known to all as “C(o)(c)ky Tractor”. She was a popular dancehall promoter locally and abroad.
Popular Female Promoter "Cocky Tractor" Murdered in Anchovy St James. The name of the wounded man has been withheld pending further investigations.
Reports by the Freeport police are that about 7:30 p.m. on Saturday Septermber 29th, Miller-Warren who recently arrived in the island accompanied by a male companion, was travelling in a Nissan motor car in Anchovy community.
On reaching a section of the area known as
Nigger Ground, they were ambushed by a group of armed men who opened fire on the vehicle.
Miller-Warren and her male companion received multiple gunshot wounds to their upper bodies.
The police were summoned and upon arrival, both victims were transported to the Cornwall Regional Hospital, where Miller-Warren was pronounced dead and the male admitted in critical condition. It is believed they were robbed by their assailants.
“Cocky Tractor” as she was fondly called is remembered for her brilliant moves on the dance floor.
Just a few years ago, Miller-Warren now turn promoter entered the popular Dancehall Queen Contest and performed exceptionally well