Two males killed in Mount Salem, St. James this morning
Two males were shot and killed in Green Pond, Mount Salem, St. James this morning.
They have not yet been identified.
Preliminary reports from the police are that at about 6:30 AM, the males were pounced upon by gunmen who opened fire hitting them.
They were pronounced dead at hospital.
The double murder follows the declaration of a State of Emergency in St. James yesterday.
Hanover, Westmoreland, St. Catherine, Clarendon and the St. Andrew South Police Division are also under SOEs.