National Security Minister and Jamaica Labour Party General Secretary, Dr. Horace Chang says the murder of Hines who was the JLP Councillor Caretaker for the Southborough Division was clearly a hit job.

Dr. Chang says Mr Hines’ daughter was with him in the vehicle when he was attacked by gunmen.

The National Security Minister says Mr Hines was preparing to get married next month.

Dr.Horace Chang, National Security Minister and JLP General Secretary.

In the meantime, Information Minister Robert Morgan says the party is shocked at the news of Mr Hines’ murder.

Robert Morgan, Information Minister.

Hines was shot and killed on Marcus Garvey Drive yesterday.