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31-y-o Taxi Driver Shot Dead By Gunmen in St James
A robot taxi operator was gunned down by unknown shooters in Montego Bay, St James during the wee hours of Wednesday morning.
The deceased has been identified as 31-year-old Montgomery Lewis of Felicity Road, St James.
Lewis’ killing brings to 255 the number of reported murders in St James since the start of the year, which is 40 more than the 215 reported over the corresponding period last year.
Reports are that about 2:10 am gunshots were heard coming from a section of the “Gully Bus Stop”.
The police were summoned and upon their arrival Lewis was seen lying in the middle of the road suffering from gunshot wounds.
He was taken to the Cornwall Regional Hospital where he was pronounced dead.
The police have so far been unable to establish a motive for the killing.