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#ByElections2017: JLP's Norman Dunn beats PNP's Shane Alexis in St Mary SE

Published:Monday | October 30, 2017 | 8:09 PM

The Jamaica Labour Party’s (JLP) Dr Norman Dunn has trounced the political neophyte the People’s National Party (PNP’s) Dr Shane Alexis in the St Mary South East by-election.

After all 108 boxes were counted, Dunn, was declared the winner by more 900 votes.

PRELIMINARY COUNT
Boxes counted: 108 of 108
JLP: Dr Norman Dunn - 8,176
PNP: Dr Shane Alexis - 7,239

Dunn first ran against the late Dr Winston Green in 2016 and lost by five votes.

Green died in August resulting in the need for a by-election.