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Six-year-old boy killed in Farm, Clarendon

Published:Friday | August 25, 2017 | 1:04 PM
Timothy Bassaragh, 6, was shot dead in Farm, Clarendon this morning.

The Clarendon Police are now probing the murder of a six-year-old boy in the community of Farm.

The child, Timothy Bassaragh, his mother and two sisters were asleep when gunmen fired through the door to their house.

Bassaragh was shot in his head and throat and his mother shot in one of her hands.

The sisters were unhurt.

It's reported that the gunmen were trying to find a man who frequents the house.

Head of the Clarendon Police, Senior Superintendent Vendolyn Cameron Powell says there is ongoing gang warfare in the area.

It's the second deadly attack in Clarendon in 24 hours.

Earlier, six people were shot, three fatally, in Race Course when gunmen fired on people in a bar.