A man was shot and killed early this morning, a few metres away from the Black Rock police station. The victim has been identified as 26-year-old Kadeem Renaldo Bispham of Roach Village, St George.

Police said the incident took place around 2:45 a.m at 2nd Avenue Gills Gap, Eagle Hall, St Michael.

Lawmen said a man reported the incident to police, which triggered an immediate response. When police arrived on the scene, they discovered the body of Bispham lying in the roadway. Ambulance personnel arrived shortly afterward and on examination of the body found no sign of life. A medical doctor pronounced him dead at the scene. Investigations are ongoing at this time.

Police have issued a public appeal to anyone for may have any information relating to this matter, whether they witnessed or have any knowledge of this incident to please contact the Black Rock Police Station @ 4177501 Police Emergency 211 or Crime Stoppers 1800 8477.