Wanted man shot dead
Hours after appearing on a police wanted list on Friday, Kemar Whitfield Renaldo Leacock was shot dead.
Leacock, 26, of 7th Avenue, New Orleans St. Michael, was reportedly shot several times on Friday night in Bottom Close, Wildey, St. Michael around 7:55 pm.
According to reports, Leacock tried to run away from his attackers. However, they caught him and dragged him away as he tried to seek refuge at a nearby house, before shooting him several times.
He later passed away at the Queen Elizabeth Hospital.
In a police notice posted earlier in the day, it stated that Leacock, who was also known as Big Eyes, along with Jabari Kenrico Gamble, was wanted in connection with serious criminal matters.