12-y-o Shot, Security Guard Killed in Spanish Town

12-y-o & a Security Gaurd Shot in Spanish Town

12-y-o Shot Along With a Security Guard in Spanish Town

With Christmas just four days away, another shooting rocked the Spanish Town area Tuesday night.

Reports are that about 7:15 pm, while police were on patrol, explosions were heard and, upon reaching the intersection of Burke Road and King Street, a man was seen running from the area.

Police later observed a man and a child suffering from gunshot wounds.

Both were taken to the Spanish Town Hospital where 28-year-old security guard Rohan Douglas succumbed to his injuries.

The minor who is 12 years old was admitted in stable condition.

A 9mm Taurus pistol was found on the scene.

The Spanish Town Police are investigating. However, as a direct result of the shooting, commuters were left stranded in Spanish Town after the shooting death as taximen withdrew their services on some routes.