Friday 29 May, 2020

Update: Jamaican identified as man killed in Eastern Avenue shooting

Loop News understands that the individual who was shot earlier this evening on Eastern Avenue in the vicinity of Shedden Road has since died.

The 28-year-old man from Jamaica was said to have worked in the construction industry.

According to a source, who was at the scene of the incident, the man received several shots to the head.

There are also reports of a video which has been making the rounds on the messaging platform, WhatsApp; it was said to have been filmed shortly after the shooting incident took place.

The Jamaican community in Cayman has already started to react to news of the man’s passing on social media platforms, with tributes being posted on the man’s Facebook page.

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