ST JAMES, Jamaica — It has been reported that a man was murdered earlier this morning on Jarret Street in Montego Bay, St James.
Officers at the constabulary's Corporate Communications Unit (CCU) confirmed that the shooting took place about 8:10 am but said they are unable to provide further details at this time.
Early reports are that two security guards, who were sitting in a company vehicle at the time, were also injured in the shooting attack.
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A shootout which ensued between gunmen and a response Hawkeye security team has left two people dead.
Reports are that the criminals had more fire power and posed a challenge for the security personnel.
It is alleged that a robbery was brewing on the heels of a $10 million success but the security personnel was tipped off and it caused a shootout near Hungry Buster in the vicinity of Barnett st. and Cornaldi ave, Montego Bay.