St. Catherine Justice Of the Peace robbed, murdered
A St Catherine Justice of the Peace (JP) was killed at his home in Knollis in Bog Walk ,St Catherine, last night police have reported.
He has been identified as Ernest Dunbar, a 58-year-old contractor.
Police report that sometime before 10 p.m., Dunbar and a female were at his home when hoodlums broke a window and entered the house.
They reportedly tied up the woman. Dunbar's throat was then slashed by the criminals who also stole his licensed firearm.
The Bog area has been under attack from criminals in the last month, the police said.