A 8-year-old was among three persons shot who were shot, one fatal at Mark Lane in downtown Kingston, on Thursday afternoon.
The name of the deceased hasn't been released but our news team was informed that the child and two others victims were hospitalized and are in serious but stable condition.
Reports by the police are that about 6:00 pm, the three adults and three children, were standing along Mark Lane when they were attacked by a group of armed men.
The gunmen opened fire, hitting four persons to their upper bodies. before making their escape.
The police were summoned, and upon arrival, the wounded child and the three other victims were transported to the hospital, where one male victim was pronounced dead, and the child and the other two adults, admitted.