Man shot dead in St James

Police are trying to find out who murdered 22-year-old labourer Raheem ‘Prince’ Brown from Gordon Crescent, Granville in St James yesterday (June 17).

Reports from the Montego Bay Police are that, about 7:25am, residents heard explosions in the area and called law enforcers.

Police went to the scene and found Brown with gunshot wounds.

He was taken to hospital where he was pronounced dead.

Investigations are ongoing.


SUPPORT OUR CHILDREN: In light of the COVID-19 pandemic, The Beacon is using its platform to collect cash or kind to help needy students with back-to-school supplies and scholarships. To support our initiative, you can donate through Paypal at the bottom of this page, or contact us for information. WhatsApp or call 876-305-4574. You can also donate a scholarship in your name to students who have defied all odds to attain academic excellence. Together, we will make a difference.