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Man killed by angry mob after body of elderly woman found in Cockburn Gardens

Published:Sunday | November 27, 2016 | 12:14 PM

A man was reportedly killed by an angry mob who accused him of killing an 84-year-old woman in Cockburn Avenue in Kingston this morning.

The police's Corporate Communications Unit reports that about 7:30 a.m., the elderly woman's body was found by relatives. They raised an alarm and residents saw two men unknown to the community.

They reportedly questioned the men, however, one man ran and the other was set upon and killed by residents.

Police are still investigating.