Fatal shooting at Sandy Hill, St. Philip
Police are investigating a shooting incident which occurred about 1145 pm yesterday along a walkway situated at Sandy Hill, St. Philip.
The 55 year old victim of the same address Ralston Philip Agard was the driver of a route Taxi and he had reportedly parked his vehicle outside his residence when an explosion was heard.
The victim called for assistance and a family member came to his aid. The ambulance and the Police were both summoned and responded to the scene.
On arrival the victim showed no signs of life. He was later pronounced dead at the scene. Police have launched an unnatural death investigation.
Police are appealing to the public who may have any knowledge or information relating to the circumstances surrounding this matter to please contact District C Police Station at 416 8200/ 8201, Police Emergency at 211 or Crime Stoppers 1800 8477 (TIPS).