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Two men shot in separate incidents


Added 20 March 2017


POLICE ARE INVESTIGATING two separate shooting incidents which  left two St Michael men injured. 

The first occurred around 9:45 p.m. on Sunday  at 1st Avenue, Weekes Land, Goodland, St Michael. 

Twenty-one-year-old Devon Best of Bank Hall received one gunshot injury to his left arm. He was transported to the Queen Elizabeth Hospital by ambulance for medical attention. He was treated and discharged.  

The second incident occurred  around ten minutes after midnight  at  Fairfield Main Road, Black Rock, St Michael. 

Brian Cumberbatch, 47, of Strathclyde was shot multiple times about the body.  He was transported to the QEH by private motor vehicle and his condition is listed as critical. 

Police are appealing to anyone who can provide any information to assist with these investigations, to contact the Black Rock Police Station at telephone numbers 417-7500 or 417-7505, police emergency at 211, Crime Stoppers at 1-800-TIPS (8477), or the nearest police station.  

All information received will be strictly confidential. (PR/NB) 


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