Thirty-six-year-old higgler Damion Lewis, otherwise called ‘Jackfruit’ and ‘Rasta’, of Mountain View Avenue, Kingston 2, has been charged with the murder of 27-year-old Shander Paul Williams of Rockingham Road, also in Kingston 2.

The Central Police are reporting that on Monday, March 11, a verbal altercation developed between Lewis and Williams at about 9:10 am along North Parade in downtown Kingston.

The altercation became physical, and knives were pulled. Williams stabbed Lewis in the abdomen after he was stabbed in the neck.

Both men were transported to the hospital, where Williams succumbed to his injury, and Lewis was treated and admitted under police guard.

He was released from the hospital on Monday, March 25, and charged with murder.