The police have launched a manhunt for armed men who shot and killed a man and a woman at a shop in Waterford, Portmore, St Catherine on Thursday evening.
The deceased have been identified as 24-year-old Keyshawn Thomas, alias ‘Raheem’, of Poinsettia Way, Braeton, and 39-year-old Zanisha McKenzie, a vendor of London Avenue, Passagefort, both in Portmore, St Catherine.
Reports are that about 7:20 pm, Thomas and McKenzie were at a shop when they were pounced upon by two armed men.
The men opened gunfire, hitting Thomas and McKenzie several times before fleeing the scene.
The police were summoned, and the wounded persons were taken to a hospital, where they were both pronounced dead.