A man, age 44 of West Bay, has been arrested on suspicion of murder in relation to the murder incident. He remains in custody as investigations continue.
Detectives have launched a murder investigation into the death of the 24-year-old-man from West Bay who was found unresponsive after suffering several gunshot wounds in a shooting incident that took place in the area of Ms. Daisy Lane, West Bay, Tuesday evening, 12 November, around 5:30PM.
The paramedics who attended the scene began CPR on the man who displayed no signs of life when they arrived. Their efforts to revive the man proved futile and he was later pronounced dead at the scene.
The incident occurred during the evening time between 5PM and 5:30PM. The area was dimly lit with natural light and detectives believe that there may have been persons in and around the area at the time that the shooting occurred with information that could assist the investigation.
Police continue to appeal for witnesses to the incident. Anyone with information is encouraged to contact Detective Inspector Collins Oremule at 936-8746.