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Men killed in downtown Kingston yesterday identified

Published:Wednesday | April 29, 2015 | 4:17 PM

The Kingston Central Police have identified the individuals who died during an incident at North Parade in downtown Kingston yesterday.

They are 29-year-old Gihan Brown, of Scarface Path, Arnett Gardens, Kingston 12 and 36-year-old Kirk Johnson.

The police say Brown was shot dead by an unknown assailant about 4:40 yesterday afternoon, while walking along the roadway.

Police who were on patrol in the vicinity of the incident, responded and Johnson was killed during an alleged confrontation with the Police.

The police say a pistol and two cartridges were seized during that incident.

A man and a woman were injured during the incident and were taken to hospital to be treated.

The police say they are in stable condition.