• ... gunshots rang out in the city minutes before 6 this morning.

Two Murdered in Montego Bay


At least two persons were murdered in Montego Bay St James, early this morning.

A caller on Cliff Hughes Online, a short while ago, said gunshots rang out in the city minutes before 6 this morning.

He’s blasting the members of the security forces, saying they are not committed to securing the city.

The Constabulary’s Corporate Communications Unit, CCU, confirmed that a man was murdered in Flanker, and another in Montego Hill, early this morning.

The other details surrounding the murders are not yet clear.

Stevian Simmonds is an investigative journalist with almost 3 years of experience in radio broadcasting, production and reporting. She graduated from Caribbean School of Media and Communication in 2014 and joined Nationwide News in 2016. In 2018, she produced a special report examining the working conditions of the Bussiness Process Outsourcing Industry. She worked undercover as a call center agent for a month, revealing the lack of data protection and general security infrastructure in the industry. Her report also highlighted the poor working conditions and remuneration faced by workers in the industry. In 2018, Stevian traveled to New Delhi India where she participated in the Inaugural WHO Partners Forum benefiting from critical training related to reporting on women’s and children’s health issues.

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