Prime Minister Andrew Holness says the Government of Jamaica continues to invest heavily in bolstering the investigative capabilities of the security forces as part of the strategy to fight back against a spike in violent crime.

The Prime Minister made the comments in a statement this morning in which he mourned the loss of Primary School Teacher, Natalie Dawkins.

Miss Dawkins’s body was found in Sandy Bay, Clarendon yesterday by the Police

It’s suspected that the Four Paths Primary school teacher was abducted from her home by gunmen and murdered.

Three men are in custody in connection with the crime.

Prime Minister Holness says he’s hurt by the murder of Miss Dawkins.

Prime Minister Andrew Holness.