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Petit Valley man killed in ambush

Published: 
Wednesday, January 17, 2018

A man from Petit Valley became the country’s 33rd murder victim of the year after he was ambushed and killed in front of his home yesterday.

According to reports, shortly after 5 pm, Jamal Joseph was driving near his home at Simeon Road, Petit Valley, when residents reported hearing a volley of gunshots.

Joseph’s blue Hyundai Elantra crashed through a neighbour’s gate and stopped after it collided with a short wall in the driveway.

The victim was pronounced dead at the scene by a District Medical Officer (DMO). Homicide detectives and crime scene investigators were on the scene up to late yesterday.

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