Montrose

Security guard murdered in Montrose

A security officer was gunned down in Montrose around 10 pm Thursday.

25-year-old Shane Marchan was killed a short distance from his home.

According to police, officers responded to a civilian report of a man lying motionless on the corner of Mark and Montrose streets.

On arrival, the officers discovered the body of a man with gunshot wounds. 

Officers contacted the district medical officer who pronounced marchan dead at the scene.

CNC3 understands marchan was employed as a security officer.

A post mortem will be conducted on Monday.

 

Double murder in Longdenville

Police are currently on the scene of a double murder at Penco Road, Longdenville.

The shooting took place just after midday today.

Reports indicate that two employees of a car wash were shot dead.

Police are currently on the scene and the area is currently locked down as the investigations have begun.

We are currently following this report and will bring you more.