Police probing shooting death of 12-year-old boy at a home in St. Catherine
The St. Catherine North police are probing the death of a 12-year-old schoolboy who was found with a gunshot wound to the head at a home in Point Hill, St. Catherine yesterday (December 2).
The deceased has been identified as Omarco Brown.
Preliminary reports from the police are that sometime around 4 PM, residents heard explosions and summoned them.
Upon their arrival, Omarco was reportedly found in a room with a gunshot wound to the head. He was later pronounced dead.
A service pistol was also found in the room.
Police are probing the incident, which has been classified as a “death investigation”.