The murder toll in St James continued its upward spiral following the killing of an unemployed man who was gunned down at a car wash in the parish this afternoon.
The deceased has been identified as Adrian of Cooper of Green Pond, St James.
Reports are that about.12:45 Cooper was standing at a car wash in his community when he was pounced upon and shot by men who alighted from a motorcar that drove up.
The injured man was rushed to hospital where he was pronounced dead.
The police have established no motive for the shooting.
The killing moves the number of murders recorded in St James to 123 since the start of the year.