The Spanish Town police are now carrying out a series of investigations surrounding the shooting death of a Pastor at his church in Spanish Town on Thursday.
The dead pastor has been identified as James Johnson, 29-year-old of a Union Estate also in St Catherine.
Reports by the police are that shortly after 5:00 pm, Reverend Johnson was in the middle of teaching a class at his church in Spanish Town when an armed man entered the building.
The man brandished a firmarm, walked up to Reverend Johnson and opening fire hitting him all over his body.
Persons within the church ran from the church and sought safety on the outside.
The police were summoned and upon their arrival the pastor was discovered lying in a pool of blood. He was transported to the hospital where he was pronounced dead upon arrival.