The Montego Bay Criminal Investigations Branch has commenced a probe into the circumstances surrounding the shooting death of two men and a woman and the injuring of two others on Marl Road, St. James on Wednesday.

Dead are 27 year-old Chadwell Fraser, otherwise called ‘Bomb Brain’ of Felicity Road in Glendevon, 24 year-old Chamario Calvin, otherwise called ‘Chippy’, of Rose Heights and 25 year old Toni-Ann Reid, otherwise called ‘Too Fly’, of Jarrett Terrace, all in St. James.

Reports are about 4:20 p.m., all five persons were gathered on the roadway; when a motor vehicle drove up with armed men aboard.

The assailants alighted from the car with high-powered rifles and opened gunfire at the group.

The Police were alerted and all five persons were transported to hospital where Fraser, Reid and Calvin were pronounced dead and the others treated and admitted.