Detectives attached to the Major Investigations Taskforce are probing the circumstances surrounding the shooting death of one man and the injuring of two others on Ascot Avenue in Kingston Wednesday evening.
The dead man has been identified as Charles Dias, otherwise called 'Macky', of Dobsy Road in Kingston.
The St. Andrew Central Police report that about 6:40 p.m., Mr. Dias was travelling in a motor car along Ascot Avenue with two other men aboard.
On reaching a section of the road, the driver of another motor car, which had several men aboard, approached their vehicle.
The occupants of that motor car reportedly fired several shots at the vehicle being driven by Mr. Dias, before speeding away.
Mr. Dias and his two passengers were shot several times.
They were taken to hospital were Mr. Dias died while being treated and the other two admitted in serious condition.