UPDATE: Police investigate country’s 18th murder

UPDATE: Police investigate country’s 18th murder

The country’s murder count jumped by one Tuesday as a man was confirmed dead by police. The shooting incident, still under investigation, occurred in Yellow Elder Gardens.

According to reports, shortly before 11:00pm, a male and female arrived at a residence on Seymour Street, Yellow Elder Gardens. As the male was about to secure the premises, he was approached by two armed men, who shot him before running away.

Emergency Medical Service Personnel arrived on scene but were unable to revive him. He was pronounced dead.

Investigations are ongoing