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Police name man killed in shooting incident


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Police are carrying out investigations into the unnatural death of 34-year-old Nicholas John Blagrove, which occurred about 3:45 p.m. today.

A report made to Black Rock Police Station stated that a group of men were liming and playing a game of dominoes, when a man armed with a gun approached them and fired shots. This caused them to run for cover and resulted in one man being shot.

Police immediately responded to Seale’s Avenue, Tudor Bridge, St Michael, where the lifeless body of a man was discovered in the garage of a residence.

Ambulance personnel arrived within minutes after the police and having examined the man, reported that there were no signs of life and that the body had a number of wounds which appeared to be gunshot injuries.

The body was later identified by family members as that of Blagrove, of Promenade Road, Bush Hall, St Michael.

Investigations are at a sensitive stage.

Police are appealing to anyone who may have knowledge or information pertaining to this incident to contact Black Rock Police Station at 417-7500, Criminal Investigations Department at 430-7189 or any Police Station.

All information will be treated in the strictest confidence. (PR)


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