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Bearer charged with 2019 Grants Pen, St Andrew murder

Published:Thursday | February 27, 2020 | 10:40 AM

Twenty-six-year-old Phillip Peart, otherwise called ‘Boobie’, a bearer of Cassava River in Glengoffe, St Catherine, has been charged with murder.

Peart was arrested on Monday and later charged for the October 7, 2019 murder of 40-year-old Sean Edie of Grants Pen, St Andrew.

The police report that about 12:35 a.m on the day in question, Peart and two men opened gunfire hitting Edie on Grants Pen Road in the parish.

He was taken to hospital where he was pronounced dead.

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