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Taxi driver, woman murdered in Mandeville

Published:Saturday | December 31, 2011 | 10:02 AM

Dave Lindo, Gleaner Writer

A taxi driver and a woman were shot dead in Waltham, Mandeville, Manchester last night.

They had just arrived from the Norman Manley International Airport when they were pounced on by gunmen and killed.

According to reports, the taxi driver was chartered to pick up the woman at the airport.

The friend of the woman who was also a passenger of the vehicle was unharmed.

The Mandeville police responded to the call at 8:25 p.m and when they arrived on the scene they saw the driver and the woman on the ground in blood.

The two were pronounced dead at hospital.

Their names have been withheld pending further investigation.