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Body of St Ann tour operator found inside car

Published:Thursday | August 11, 2022 | 1:07 PM
On arrival of the police, Taylor was found in the front seat of a Toyota Probox motor car with multiple gunshot wounds. - File photo.

The police in St Ann are probing the murder of a man whose body was found inside a car with multiple gunshot wounds on Wednesday night.

He is 37-year-old tour operator Phillip Taylor of Union Pen district in Ocho Rios.

The Ocho Rios Police report that about 9:10 p.m. residents heard explosions in the area and called them.

On arrival of the police, Taylor was found in the front seat of a Toyota Probox motor car with multiple gunshot wounds.

He was transported to hospital where death was confirmed.

Police, acting on information, conducted an operation at Taylor's house where they say a homemade firearm, two magazine holsters and other military paraphernalia were found inside a bedroom.

The weapon was subsequently seized pending further investigations.

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