Police are investigating the circumstances surrounding the death of Marlon John, a 35 year old labourer of Fairbaine Pasture which occurred at 3:15pm on March 29th, 2020.

According to investigations, the deceased was shot multiple times about his body by two (2) unknown masked men armed with a gun. He was taken to the Milton Cato Memorial Hospital where he was pronounced dead on arrival by the District Medical Officer (DMO).

John’s death marked eight (8th) homicides for the year 2020.

A postmortem examination is expected to be carried out on the deceased body to ascertain the cause of death.

The police are soliciting information from the general public that will aid with this investigation, the arrest and prosecution of the offender(s) to contact the Assistant Commissioner in charge Crime at 1784-456-1339 or the Officer in charge the Central Division at 1784-4587- 1211 or the officer in charge of the South Central Division at 1784-458-4200; or any Police Station/Officer that you are comfortable with. All information will be treated confidentially.