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Two killed at community centre in Meadowbrook Estate

Published:Sunday | November 12, 2017 | 11:39 AM

Two persons were shot and killed by unknown assailants at the intersection of Bombay and Linscott Avenue in Meadowbrook Estate, Kingston 20 yesterday evening.

Dead are 31-year-old Toni-Ann Murray, a cashier of Linscott Avenue and 21-year-old George Phillips of Ridgeway Road, Bombay Avenue in the parish.

Reports from the Duhaney Park Police are that about 8:27 p.m., Murray was sitting in a motorcar on the compound of the community centre while Phillips was sitting on a makeshift stool in front of the community centre when two men armed with guns approached and opened gunfire, hitting both persons before escaping in a waiting motor vehicle.

They were taken to the hospital where they were pronounced dead.

Investigations continue.