Farm worker shot dead in Croft’s Hill

Rayon Jess

The Jamaica Constabulary Force (JCF) said ‘unknown assailants’ shot and killed a seasonal farm worker on the San San main road in the Croft’s Hill area of Clarendon last evening, December 5.

The deceased is 33-year-old Rayon Jess, otherwise called ‘Bud’, from Crawle River in the parish.

The JCF said: “Reports from the Croft’s Hill Police are that, about 5:20PM, Jess was standing along the roadway when he was pounced upon by armed men travelling in a motor car who opened fire hitting him. The police were alerted and he was taken to hospital where he was pronounced dead.”

The JCF noted that investigations are continuing.


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