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Security guard killed at Clarendon sugar factory

Published:Wednesday | September 28, 2016 | 9:33 AM

A security guard was shot and killed while on duty at the New Yarmouth Sugar Factory in Clarendon yesterday afternoon.

The police say about 12:15, Gladston Blackstock reportedly saw two men on a motor bike at the front of the factory and asked them what they needed.

One of the men then pulled a handgun and fired several shots at Blackstock hitting him.

The 26-year-old security guard was later pronounced dead at hospital.

No motive has been established for the killing.