Double murder rocks Westmoreland | Loop Jamaica

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Detectives from the Area One Major Investigations Division (MID) are probing the circumstances surrounding the shooting death of two men in Big Bridge, Westmoreland on Saturday.

It is the latest of a series of deadly gun attacks in the parish which is again being rocked by extreme violence in its midst.

The deceased from Saturday’s incident have been identified as 37-year-old Henry Thompson of Big Bridge, and 24-year-old Jamario Fenton of Egypt Gardens, also in Westmoreland.

Reports are that about 10am, residents heard explosions and alerted the police.

Upon their arrival, the police saw both men suffering from multiple gunshot wounds.

The men were taken to the Savanna-la-Mar Public General Hospital, where they were both pronounced dead.

No motive has yet been established for the killings.

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