Two shot dead in Manchester
Two men are now dead, while one battles for life in hospital following a shooting incident in the vicinity of Church Teachers College in Manchester.
Dead are Phillip Knight, aka Chase, 28, of Comfort District, and Andrew Thomas, aka Bankpuss, also of a Comfort District.
According to police reports at approximately 4:35 p.m., Knight, Thomas and a third man were leaving a food establishment located near the college when two men on foot opened fire on them.
All three were hit, with Knight and Thomas later succumbing to their injuries.
Police said a fourth man escaped injuries. The shooters escaped on foot.
The police believe this killing is a reprisal for the murder of a young woman in the Broadleaf District in the parish on Sunday.