18-y-o Teen Killed in St Thomas by Lone Gunman
The police are currently probing the murder of a teenager by an unknown assailant in the community of Lloyds in the parish of St Thomas on Sunday night.
The dead teenager has been identified to be 18-year-old Jevaughn Miller of Lloyds in the parish.
Reports are that the incident occurred at approximately 10:40 pm while Miller and a group of men were traveling the Lloyds main road when they were pounced upon by a lone gunman who opened fire, hitting the teen.
The gunman then fled the scene on foot.
Miller subsequently died on the scene from his injuries before the police could arrive. He was later taken to the hospital where he was confirmed dead.
The other men who were traveling with Miller reportedly escaped unharmed.
The police are currently investigating to determine the identity of the attacker and the motives behind the killing.
The passing the 18-year-old has raised the murder rate int he parish of St Thomas to 17 since the start of the year.