The Police are investigating the circumstances surrounding the death of Andy Garrick of Ottley Hall, which occurred at Ottley Hall on May 11.

Reports are that the deceased received gunshots wound to his chest. He subsequently died on arrival at the Milton Cato Memorial Hospital.

A post mortem examination is expected to perform on the body.

Police have also launched an investigation into the death of Augustus Dickson, a 52 year old, farmer of Stubbs, which occurred at Stubbs on Friday May 12, 2017.

Reports are that the deceased received a gunshot wound to his head. He succumbed to his injuries.

A postmortem examination is expected to perform on the body.

This has brought the total number of homicide for the year to eleven.

Meanwhile, Calbert Andrews, a 25 year old, farmer of Vermont, was arrested and charged with having in his possession one 12 gauge shotgun and two rounds of 12 gauge ammunition without a license issued under the Firearm Act, at Vermont on Saturday May 13, 2017.

Andrews appeared before the Serious Offences Court today May 15, and pleaded guilty for possession of firearm and ammunition. He was sentenced to four years, and three months respectively for the charges.



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