Police on the scene of the shooting in Pinelands, St Michael. (Picture by Reco Moore.)
A man was fatally shot while outside a house in Pinelands, St Michael this evening.
Police said Ronald Rudder was sitting alone outside the residence at Ridgeway, Pinelands, St Michael when gunshots rang out about 5:15 p.m. causing others who were socialising in the area to flee. They returned to find Rudder lying in the road and when he was taken to the Queen Elizabeth Hospital by private transportation he succumbed to his injuries.
Police are appealing to anyone with information to contact them at 211, Crime Stoppers at 1-800-TIPS or District “A” Police Station at 430-7295 or 430-7270. (PR/AC)