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UPDATE: Cherry Gardens murder victim named, police hunt four gunmen

Published:Friday | February 10, 2017 | 11:56 AM

The police are on the hunt for four gunmen who shot and killed a man and injured another at their house in Cherry Gardens, St Andrew last night.

Dead is 25-year-old Rakish Telroja and injured is 40-year-old Girisha Mahtani, who are both employed to Caribbean Jewellers in downtown Kingston.

The police say both men were at the house about 7:10 last night when four gunmen invaded their premises and robbed them of an undetermined sum of money, cellphones and jewellery.

Before leaving, the gunmen opened fire hitting Telroja in the chest while Mahtani was shot in the leg.

Telroja was taken to the Kingston Public Hospital where he was pronounced dead, while Mahtani was taken to the University Hospital of the West Indies where he was admitted in stable condition.