Man shot dead in St. James
St. James recorded a murder on the first day of the year. According to police reports, a man was shot dead about 7:40 last night in Glendevon. He has been identified as 20-year-old Patrick Brown of Rough Road.
The police say they were called after residents heard explosions. Mr. Brown’s body was found in a gully after the police carried out a search of the area.
No motive has yet been established for the murder. Mr. Brown’s killing brings to three the number of murders recorded since the start of the year.