Gunmen went on a rampage in Whitfield Town, St Andrew, last night, shooting five persons in the community.
The police’s Corporate Communications Unit said the shooting took place shortly after 8 p.m. One person was confirmed dead while four others were injured.
The extent of their injuries were not known at press time.
The lawmen were kept busy in the Corporate Area after they were called to a murder scene in the Maverley community where a man was shot and killed.
The man was reportedly standing at his gate when men on a motorbike fired shots on him.