Chef killed in Clarendon drive-by shooting

Chef killed in Clarendon drive-by shooting

Monday, June 01, 2020

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CLARENDON, Jamaica — A Clarendon man was killed in a drive-by shooting in the community of Lesterfield near Frankfield in the parish on Sunday.

He has been identified as 26-year-old Philando Clarke, otherwise called 'Arjun', a chef of Red Hills Road in St Andrew and Lesterfield in Clarendon.

Police reports are that about 9:00 pm, Clarke travelled on his motorcycle to a section of the community known as 'Bow lane' where he parked and sat on a wooden bench, when two men armed with handguns approached in a grey Toyota Axio motorcar.

The gunmen opened fire hitting Clarke who reportedly died on the spot.

The Frankfield police are investigating the matter.

Kasey Williams

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