UPDATE: Woman dies at hospital after St James shooting

News post November 11, 2015



Commanding officer for the St James Police Division Senior Superintendent of Police Steve McGregor (File photo)

ST JAMES, Jamaica – Commanding officer for the St James Police Division Senior Superintendent of Police (SSP) Steve McGregor a short while ago told OBSERVER ONLINE that the woman who was shot and injured in the Railway Lane area of Montego Bay, St James, this afternoon, has succumbed to her injuries.

According to SSP McGregor, the woman – whose identity has not been released – died while undergoing treatment at hospital. Two other people, a man and the woman’s eight-year-old daughter, were also shot during the incident that occurred about 4:30 pm. The man, McGregor said, died on the spot. He said early indications are that the incident resulted from an “earlier dispute” in the community.

Published By: The Observer

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