A higgler was shot dead by gunmen at his home in Seaton Crescent in Westmoreland on Saturday. The deceased has been identified as 27-year-old Jermaine Cooper.
According to reports from the Savanna-la-Mar police, about 10.50 pm, Cooper was at home when he was pounced upon by two gunmen who kicked open a door to the dwelling then opened gunfire, hitting Cooper several times, before fleeing the scene.
The police were alerted and Cooper was taken to a hospital, where he was pronounced dead.
The Savanna-la-Mar police are investigating the incident.