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Three men held for murder of Westmoreland musician and pensioner

Published:Wednesday | November 4, 2015 | 11:28 PM

Swift action by the Westmoreland Police led to the arrest of three men suspected of being involved in the murder of two men in Little London, Westmoreland yesterday.

The deceased men have been identified as 33-year-old Fabian Allen, otherwise called ‘Invader’, a musician of Little London and 70-year-old Leonard Nanco, a pensioner of Big Bridge.

According to the Little London Police about 2:30 yesterday afternoon, the two men were inside a shop when a silver Nissan Tiida drove up and two men alighted and immediately opened gunfire, hitting them.

The gunmen then escaped in the waiting motor car.

Both men were taken to hospital where they were pronounced dead.

Acting on information shortly after the Police intercepted the Nissan Tiida on the Sandy Bay main road and nabbed two of the suspects.

The operations continued, and the third man was subsequently picked up.