The St Catherine North Police are probing an incident in which four people were shot, one fatally, at the Meadowrest Burial Ground on St. Johns Road in Spanish Town St. Catherine, today.

Police reports are that at about 1:50 this afternoon, two men and two women were shot and injured by unknown assailants at the burial site.

They were all transported to hospital where one succumbed, one remains in critical condition and two others are being treated.

Meanwhile, on Hagley Park Road in St. Andrew in the vicinity of an Auto Parts Store, shortly after 2:00 pm today, a man was shot and killed and a woman injured.

Up to news time, traffic was being diverted along the major thoroughfare as a result of the shooting incident.