Teen charged with murder
A teenager has been charged with murder and other serious crimes following a shooting incident on Saturday, October 3.
Detectives attached to the Kingston Eastern police charged 18-year-old Jamarley Palmer otherwise, called 'Ziggy', of Mountain View Avenue, Kingston 2, with murder, conspiracy to murder, illegal possession of firearm and ammunition.
He is accused of killing 26-year-old Shavon Hall, also of Mountain View Avenue.
Reports are that about 8:30 p.m., Palmer went to Hall's house and opened gunfire at him after Palmer made a demand from Hall which was not met.
The police was summoned and Hall was taken to hospital where he was pronounced dead.
Palmer was subsequently arrested and taken into custody during an operation on Tuesday, October 13. He was charged on Wednesday, October 21.
His court date is being finalised.