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Morvant shooting – 1 dead, 2 wounded

One man was murdered and two others injured, following a gun attack in Morvant on Friday afternoon.

The victim has been identified as 24-year-old Omari Besson.

Reports state that just before 1pm, Besson was working on a box drain at Geranium Drive, when a white Nissan AD Wagon drove up and four men got out of the vehicle.

The suspects opened fire on Besson and the other workers.
The men ran away but were chased by the gunmen to a nearby yard and shot. The gunmen then got back in the car and drove off.

Besson died at the scene while officers from the North Eastern Division Task Force took the two wounded men to the hospital

A car believed to be the getaway car was found in Gerbera Drive, San Juan.

Investigations are ongoing.