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Three killed in two Duhaney Park shooting incidents

Saturday, February 09, 2019

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KINGSTON, Jamaica — Three people, including a woman, were shot dead in two separate incidents in Duhaney Park, Kingston 20 last night.

According to police reports, 34-year-old Craig Murray, a mason of Brook Valley and Pauline Burke-Fraser, otherwise called 'Judith', a vendor of Burroughs Avenue, were standing along a roadway in Brook Valley about 9:20 pm when they were attacked and shot by armed men travelling in a motor car.

The police were alerted and they were taken to hospital where Murray and Burke-Fraser were pronounced dead, while a third person — a male — was admitted for treatment.

In the second incident, 22-year-old Kevin Hinds, otherwise called 'Mussu', an electrician of Annandale Avenue and two other men were unloading electronic items from a motor truck about 10:20 pm when they were pounced on by three armed.

The men proceeded to rob the men of the electronic devices, along with cash, and then shot Hinds.

He was pronounced dead at hospital, while the other two men escaped unhurt.


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