Daniel Hall

Two teens aged 16 & 17-years old shot dead in St Augustine

This country's murder toll climbed by two after two men were killed in St Augustine on Tuesday afternoon.

According to reports, at around 4:40pm yesterday, four men were seen walking in a track off St John's Road, St Augustine and on reaching the area of the river, several loud explosions were heard.

Residents later discovered the bodies of two men lying motionless.

One man was found in the river bed with a gun in his waist the other on the river bank, both suffering from gunshot wounds about the body.