UTech student murdered

November 13, 2019

A University of Technology (UTech) student, Kyle Patterson has been murdered.

Patterson was shot and killed while walking on Wentworth Avenue in St. Andrew on Monday.

The de facto education minister Karl Samuda condemned the killing and urged anyone with information to cooperate with the police as they carry out their investigations. 

“I would like to extend condolences to his family and friends as well as to the staff and students at UTech during this difficult time. Kyle had a bright future ahead of him. It is tragic that his life has been cut short in this way,” Samuda said.