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J'can man is Cayman Island's first murder victim

Published:Sunday | January 21, 2018 | 5:33 PM

GEORGE TOWN, Cayman Islands, CMC –  The Cayman Islands recorded its first murder for 2018 with the killing of a Jamaican man.

The Cayman police say they are investigating an incident in which a Jamaican national was killed last night.

While not revealing all the details, the police report that they were called to the scene shortly after 9:00 pm (local time) where they found the man suffering from gunshot wounds.

He was pronounced dead some time later.

The police have not released the identity of the man who is believed to be in his 20s.

However, comments on social media suggest that the Jamaican man lived in West Bay, north of the capital.