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Triple murder in Salt Spring, fourth person seriously wounded

Published:Wednesday | February 3, 2016 | 2:16 AM

The police are reporting that three people were last night shot dead and a fourth person seriously wounded in the Salt Spring, St James community of Meggie Top.

The police have not released the details of the incident.

However, they say it happened around 11.30 p.m.

The killings have pushed the murder tally for St James to 15 since the start of the year.

Last year, St James recorded 215 homicides to be ranked the parish with the most murders in Jamaica.