Two women were chased and gunned down by men on motorcycles in front of their home gates on Thursday (September 17).
Dead are 31-year-old Shauna-Kay Hunter also called “Tiffany” and 23-year-old Raenae Martell also known as “Tassy” both unemployed of Mona Commons, Kingston 6.
Reports from the Papine Police are that about 2:15 p.m., Hunter and Martell were among a group of persons when they were approached by four men travelling on two motorcycles.
Two of the men brandished firearms and opened gunfire at them. Hunter ran into a lane nearby while Martell ran into her yard, both victims were chased by the gunmen who continued shooting at them. They were both shot and injured.
Hunter was assisted to hospital by citizens, while Martell was assisted to the same institution shortly after by the Police. Both women were pronounced dead.
The murder of the two women in the Mona Commons area of Kingston is now the subject of an investigation by detectives at the Half-Way-Tree Police Criminal Investigation Branch.