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Man found dead after abduction in Freetown, Clarendon

Published:Sunday | August 7, 2016 | 8:55 PMShanique Samuels

A man was killed after he and his companion were abducted from their home in Freetown, Clarendon yesterday.

The man, 29-year-old tailor Shemar Plummer, was found with a gunshot to the head and his throat slashed.

According to reports, about 11:30 a.m. yesterday three men, one armed with a handgun, and the other two with machetes, robbed the couple of their cell phones and ordered them to walk about a mile from their home into bushes. The woman was ordered to turn back. She alerted residents who called the police.

When they visited the scene shortly after 1:00 p.m., the man's body was found with what appeared to be a gunshot wound to the forehead and his throat slashed .