There is a heavy presence in the second city Montego Bay, and the Military has even been deployed there to assist the police…but all that is making no difference.
Last night seven persons were shot in MoBay – with one losing his life.
The police no doubt have their hands full as they try to take back control of the area.
Three of the shootings in question took place at a bar. According to reports coming out Montego Bay the first incident, gunmen opened fire on patrons at a bar in Paradise, Norwood at about 6:30 p.m. The bartender, 26-year-old Marcia Dixon of Paradise, was shot and killed. Three men injured in that incident.
About two hours later, two women were shot and injured in Anchovy. It is reported that gunmen walked into a bar and fired at patrons. The female bartender was shot and seriously injured. Minutes later, gunmen opened fire at another bar nearby, injuring the bartender.
In the final incident for the night a man was shot and injured in Mount Salem at about 8:00 p.m., as he was walking along Katan Lane.
Will the madness never end?!