No arrest in young vendor's murder

June 15, 2016

Up to press time last night, the St James police said they were yet to make an arrest in the Monday morning's murder of a young vendor in the parish.

The dead man had been identified by police as 24-year-old Kamal Smith, a resident of Middle Road in Norwood, St James.


Reports from the Jamaica Constabulary Force's Corporate Communications Unit, are that explosions were heard about 7:50 a.m., in Paradise, Norwood, and the police were called. Upon their arrival, the police found Smith's body along the roadway.

when contacted last night, the police say they are yet to identify a suspect or establish a motive for the killing. St James has been seeing a high level of murders in recent weeks.

Other News Stories