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Man and 7-year-old ambushed in St James community

Published:Wednesday | December 27, 2017 | 9:58 AM

A 42-year-old man was shot and killed and a seven-year-old injured in an ambush yesterday in Mount Carey, St James.

The man, Wayne Winter, also called Blacks, from Mount Salem, was reportedly visiting the Mount Carey community when he was shot.

It’s reported that he was driving out of Mount Carey about 12:10 yesterday afternoon when several loud explosions were heard.

Resident's called the Anchovy Police and on their arrival they saw Winter slumped over the steering wheel of his vehicle.

He had multiple gunshot wounds.

A seven-year-old boy, who was also in the vehicle, had gunshot wounds to the abdomen.

He was rushed to the Cornwall Regional Hospital where he underwent emergency surgery and is now in stable condition.