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Clarendon couple murdered, two-year-old daughter left unharmed

Published:Thursday | May 11, 2017 | 12:28 PM
Twenty-two-year-old Javanee Park and 24-year-old Raheem Morgan

Gunmen last night murdered a couple in Freetown, Clarendon, leaving their two-year-old daughter unharmed.

The child is now staying with relatives after her parents, 22-year-old Javanee Park and 24-year-old Raheem Morgan, were shot dead by unknown assailants about 11:30 p.m.

The police say they were summoned by residents who heard loud explosions.

They say the door to the victims' premises had been kicked in and the both bodies of the young couple seen with what appeared to be gunshot wounds.

The police say nine 9-mm spent casings were recovered from the scene.

- Shanique Samuels