Update | Linstead man killed in home invasion identified

Shadave ‘Papa’ Ferron

The identity of the alleged home invader killed about 12:30AM on February 7 at Victoria district in Linstead, St. Catherine, has been ascertained.

He is 22-year-old Shadave Ferron, better known as Papa, from Linstead.

He was buried today at Commodore Cemetery, also located in Linstead.

Reports are that Ferron is a former employee of the would-be victim of the home invasion.

The Jamaica Constabulary Force, a day after the deadly incident, said: “Reports are that a licensed firearm holder was attacked by two gunmen at his home. It is alleged that a tussle ensued between all three of them during which one of the gunmen was shot and killed. The other gunman escaped. Investigations are ongoing.”


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