Four murders in 24 hours

Wednesday, January 4, 2017 - 09:30

Four days into 2017 and the murder count stands at 7, with four killings overnight.

A multiple shooting in Freeport last night saw six people being shot with three dying from their injuries

. Initial reports suggested that ten people were shot, but police have confirmed that six were shot and three died.

The deceased have been identified as Elton Amora, Winston Edwards and Michael Brown.

The three who were shot and wounded are the injured men are Daniel Spencer, Melikah Davis and Roland Earl. All are in their 20’s.

The 4th killing took place in Santa Cruz last night. The victim in this incident has been identified as Ian Munroe.

Munroe, also known as bats, was shot and killed close to his home.