60-year-old vendor mobbed, stabbed to death in Mobay

The Jamaica Constabulary Force (JCF) said a 60-year-old man has been mobbed and stabbed fatally in Montego Bay, St James.

He is Michael Cooke, otherwise called ‘Rasta Errol’, a vendor from Rose Mount in the parish.

The JCF further explained: “Reports from the Barrett Town Police are that, about 9am [on Tuesday, June 12], Cooke was walking in the People‚Äôs Arcade when he was pounced on by a group of men armed with knives, who attacked him and inflicted several wounds to his upper body.”

The JCF stated that Cooke was taken to hospital where he died while undergoing treatment.

Investigations are continuing.


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