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Ocho Rios man killed

Published: Wednesday December 24, 2008 | 9:26 am Comments 0

Investigators in Ocho Rios, St Ann, are yet to ascertain the reason behind yesterday’s killing of a man in the parish.

He is 24-year-old Ricardo ‘Giego’ Coward of Eltham, near Ocho Rios.

The police say shortly before 3:00 p.m. yesterday Coward was standing at the gate to his house when a white Toyota Corolla drove up.

The occupants reportedly opened fire, hitting Coward all over his body.

He died on the spot.

The Ocho Rios police, who are investigating, say several spent shells, including a 12-guage cartridge, were found at the scene.

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