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March 3, 2012
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Police probe shooting death

The Ocho Rios police are investigating the shooting death of a 22-year-old man by a gunman in the Mansfield Heights community in Ocho Rios, St Ann, on Thursday night.

The dead man has been identified as Kevin Bignall, otherwise called 'Daddy Oh' of Mansfield Heights.

According to police reports, sometime after 10 p.m., Bignall and other patrons were inside a shop and bar in the community when a gunman entered and opened fire.

escaped in nearby bushes

It is reported that Bignall ran from the building where he collapsed and was again shot by his attacker, who escaped in nearby bushes.

The police were called and both injured men where transported to hospital where Bignall was pronounced dead and the other man admitted in stable condition.

A motive is yet to be established for the incident.

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