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UPDATE: Fatal shooting at Black Rock


Jessy David Moore, 33, of Free Hill, Black Rock, St Michael was fatally shot last night at a fete held at Plum Tree Road, St Stephens in the same parish.

Two other men, Torian Devere Gibson, 31, of Straker Road, Black Rock and Shaquille Hinkson, 20, of Fair Field, Black Rock also received gunshot wounds at the same event, which the Royal Barbados Police Force said was not authorized.

According to police, around 2.26 a.m., a number of men entered the area and proceeded to open gunfire.

Moore suffered injuries to his chest and thigh and was rushed to the Queen Elizabeth Hospital(QEH) by a private vehicle where he was pronounced dead on arrival.

Gibson received an injury to his right thigh while Hinkson suffered an injury to his stomach.

Both men are receiving treatment at the QEH.

A house in the vicinity was also damaged.

Police are appealing to anyone with information relating to the incident to contact the Black Rock Police Station at 417 7500, 417 7501, Police Emergency 211, Crime Stoppers at 1800-TIPS-(8477) or the nearest police station.

3 Responses to UPDATE: Fatal shooting at Black Rock

  1. Alex Alleyne November 6, 2016 at 1:33 pm

    Black men dropping liker flies.

  2. Sheryl Smith
    Sheryl Smith November 6, 2016 at 1:49 pm

    Are the holders of unauthorised fetes charged? Do the holders of authorised ones take out insurance?

  3. Alex Alleyne November 6, 2016 at 2:57 pm

    One need to take out insurance on some of the young thugs that going about killing each other at will. Every time now you keep reading that young men keep dropping like dead flies. Do life mean anything any more. I rather live than to have a “spliff, a pair of air jordans and a snack box” for only a short period of time. I am not one of the “Live fast die young” kind.


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