Barbados has recorded yet another murder…a man shot to death last night at Nelson Street in Bridgetown.
The police say that about 9: 50 pm a man was reportedly walking in a northerly direction along the said Nelson Street when he was approached from behind by a man wearing a dark hoodie; that man opened fire and shot the victim a number of times.
The victim fell to the ground while bystanders rushed to help.
The victim was transported to the Queen Elizabeth Hospital by private transport but was pronounced dead a few minutes after his arrival.
He has been identified by family members as 33-year-old Jamar Omar Haynes alias “Red Dog”* originally of Yearwood road, Sugar Hill, St. Joseph but who has recently been living at Combermere Street, St. Michael.
Police are appealing for anyone with information that can assist with the investigation of this matter to call police Emergency at 211, Central Station, Crime Stoppers or any Police Station.