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UPDATE: Body found at Welches


UPDATE: Body found at Welches

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Police confirm the body of a man was found in the bushy area off Welches Road, St Michael, not far from the service station.

Acting public relations officer, Sargeant Michael Blackman told Nation News they responded to reports of a shooting incident at Martinique Road around 11:20 a.m. today.

After speaking with members of the public, they widened the search and the body was found in the bushes. It is near a track linking Welches Terrace and Licorish Village, known as the train line.

Blackman said they can’t make a connection between the shooting and the discovery of the body at this time, but he urged members of the public with information to contact them.

They can call District ‘A’ Police Station at 430-7242, Police Emergency 211, Crime Stoppers 1-800-8477 (TIPS) or any Police Station. (PR/SAT)