Double murder in Gregory Park


Two men were Thursday night shot dead by gunmen in Gregory Park, St Catherine.

The deceased have been identified as Alaska ‘Lasco’ Castillo, 33-year-old labourer, and Adrian Thomas, o/c Bill, 31-year-old bus conductor.

Reports are that, at approximately 7:30 pm, Castillo and Thomas were sitting in a vehicle along Watson Drive in Gregory Park, when a car drove up and occupants of the vehicle opened fire, hitting the two men several times.

The attackers escaped.

Police were summoned and the men taken to hospital where they were pronounced dead.