Two women are dead after being shot at their home in Eltham Park, Spanish Town last night.

Dead are 37-year-old Winsome Williams and 20-year-old customer service representative Danila Carnegie aslo known as ‘Verne’.

Reports from the Spanish Town police are both women were at home about 9 last night when armed men opened fire, hitting them.

The police were summoned, and found Williams and Carnegie with gun shot wounds. They were taken to the hospital where they were pronounced dead.

The St. Catherine North Police division is one of three divisions showing declines in murder without any enhanced security measure.

Twenty fewer people have been killed in the police division up to July 27 when compared to the 70 killed in the space over the corresponding period last year.

St. Thomas and Portland are the other two parishes showing declines without the aid of enhanced security measures.