Police probing murder of man and wounding of 2 others in Papine

The St. Andrew Central Police are probing the shooting death of a man and the wounding of two other persons in Kintyre, Papine, last evening.


The deceased has been identified as 50-year-old Oniel Simpson of the community.


Reports are that at about 8:45pm, the three people were among patrons at an event when gunmen alighted from a motor car and opened fire at them.


Simpson and 2 others were hit.


They were taken to hospital where Simpson was pronounced dead and the others admitted for treatment.


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