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Shooting at dance leaves one dead, three injured

Published:Thursday | December 27, 2007 | 9:07 AM

Police in St. Elizabeth are seeking a man known as Christopher Ramble of Thornton District for questioning, in connection with a shooting at a dance in St. Elizabeth yesterday morning.

One man was killed and three others shot and wounded. The dead man has been identified as 35 year-old Devon Austin of Williams Field in St. Elizabeth. A district constable is among those injured.

The police say about 12:30 yesterday morning, Austin was at a dance in the community when a dispute developed between himself and another man. During the dispute, the man pulled a handgun and fired several shots into the crowd. It was later discovered that four patrons were shot.

They were taken to hospital where Austin was pronounced dead and the others admitted