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Two shot, one fatally in Clarendon

Published:Monday | June 12, 2017 | 5:14 PMShanique Samuels

The Clarendon police have launched a probe into the murder of 46-year-old Egbert Williams and the injuring of another man in May Pen.

The police say about 1:30 this morning Williams was reportedly sitting on his bicycle in the vicinity of the May Pen Clock Tower when two men, one of whom was armed with a handgun, walk up to him and opened gunfire.

Williams, who is of a Windsor Avenue, May Pen address, was reportedly hit in the upper body. 

A 53-year-old taxi operator who was in the vicinity was shot in his left leg.

He was taken to hospital where he was treated.