A man has been charged with Murder and Illegal Possession of a Firearm and Ammunition.

He’s twenty-four-year-old Leroy Burrell, otherwise called ‘Six’, of Williams Drive, Port Henderson Road in St Catherine.

He was charged for the shooting death of 42-year-old Dennis Cargill, otherwise called ‘Ratty’, of the same address.

The murder dates back to Wednesday, September 25.

Reports from Police are that about 3:45 that morning, Cargill was on the road when armed men shot him several times.

The Police were summoned and he was taken to the hospital where he was pronounced dead.

Burrell was later identified as a suspect and charged yesterday, Thursday, December 26 after a question and answer session in the presence of his attorney.

He’s to appear before the court at a later date.