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Gunmen kill Taits Pharmacy employee in May Pen

Published:Thursday | November 27, 2014 | 1:19 PM

Horace Fisher, Gleaner Writer


Police investigators in Clarendon have launched a search for gunmen who shot and killed 18-year-old Sheldon Russell in the Chapelton Road area of May Pen.

It is reported that minutes after 8 o'clock last night Russell was on his way home from work when he was pounced on by men armed with a gun.

He was employed to Taits Pharmacy.

The gunmen reportedly opened fire hitting the 18-year-old man.

His mother, who identified herself as Antoinette, says she is devastated by his murder.

Investigators say they are yet to establish a motive for the shooting.

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