A rash of murders in Westmoreland over the past six days, claiming the lives of three men, has left law enforcers busy as they seek to quell the blood thirst in the parish, which is under the cloak of a State of Emergency.
The Chinese business community in Montego Bay was shaken again on Monday when gunmen struck in a brazen daylight robbery, killing a popular businessman and his security guard at the intersection of King and Church Streets in the Western City. Another man, who was wounded in the attack has been admitted for treatment at hospital.
“This has been ongoing for decades, nobody seems to care about us. Despite our numerous appeals, we are neglected and not on the radar of either the Member of Parliament or the councillor, the works agency or anybody, we simply don’t matter, or seem to exist,” Dixon said.