Two brothers were shot dead in Belmont yesterday, in what police believe to be a hit.
The men have been identified as Raymond Weekes, 47 and his brother Andy Weekes.
The incident occurred around 4.30 pm along Davis Street, off the Belmont Valley Road.
Police reports state that the brothers were standing along the road when they were approached by two men, one of whom was dressed in camouflage.
Residents reported that the gunmen pulled out firearms fired several shots at the two brothers before running off.
The men’s sister, Ramona Weekes, told the media that they had just returned home from work when the shooting occurred.
Both men were construction workers.
Police officers attached to the Homicide Bureau of Investigations Region I are investigating.
Meanwhile, police were called to the scene of a shooting in Belle Vue, Long Circular, St James, late last night where two men were also shot.