Two people are dead and three people are nursing gunshot wounds following a shooting in Discovery Bay, St. Ann this morning.

Dead are 23-year-old Tamara Kelly from Old Folly and 21-year-old Rojae Linton from Granville, Trelawny.

A 33-year-old woman from California in the United States is among those nursing gunshot wounds.

Reports are shortly after midnight this morning a group of a people were in Old Folly in Discovery Bay when they were approached by unknown assailants.

The gunmen opened fire hitting all five people. Four women are among those who were shot in the incident.

They were all taken to the hospital where Kelly and Linton were pronounced dead.

The St. Ann Police are investigating the incident.