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Clarendon carnage...father killed, daughter shot in the head

Published:Sunday | September 17, 2017 | 12:00 AMCecelia Cambpell

The carnage in Clarendon continued last night with the killing of Jimmy Riley, a sub-contractor of Green Bottom, Nineteen Miles in the parish.

His daughter, a 17-year-old student of Vere Technical High School, was shot in the head in the incident.

According to reports, Riley was at home when he was attacked and shot.

Upon the arrival of the police he was found lying on his back in a pool of blood on the verandah.

His daughter was taken to the May Pen Hospital where she was later transferred and underwent surgery.

No motive has been established for the killing. The police continues to investigate.