Man killed in vigilante justice in Jamaica following murder of eight-year-old

first_imgKINGSTON, Jamaica, CMC – Police are probing the murder of a 26-year-old man who was apparently killed in vigilante justice in Jamaica. He was killed by a mob seeking vengeance for the death of an eight-year-old school child, whose body was found in bushes in Blue Hole, Sterling Castle Heights, St Andrew, a parish, situated in the island’s southeast.Parliamentary representative for the St Andrew West Rural constituency, Juliet Cuthbert-Flynn, condemned the killing, saying “I’m in disbelief because you never want jungle justice because you don’t know if you’re getting the right person and at this time we don’t know and we can’t take the law into our own hands”.8-year old female murderedThe mob had accused Miguel Williams of being involved in the murder of Shantae Skyers, who had been reported missing on her way from school last Tuesday.The authorities said her body was found amongst rubble by a search party led by officers from the St Andrew North Police Division.Beaten and burned Media reports said that Williams was beaten and his body burnt on Wednesday as the angry residents sought justice for the murder of the Red Hills Primary School student. The mob also set fire to his home.Relatives said Williams suffers from a mental condition, and Cuthbert-Flynn said she would be contacting the National Security Minister Dr Horace Chang about maintaining police presence in the community as residents have threatened further action.last_img read more

DDTV VIDEO: SINGER RORY AND SENEGAL JIMMY LEAD LANZAROTE ST PATRICK’S DAY PARADE!

first_imgDDTV: KILCAR singer Rory Gallagher and sidekick Senegal Jimmy brought some Donegal fun to the St Patrick’s Day parade in Lanzarote!The duo behind the hit Donegal GAA anthem ‘Jimmy’s Winning Matches’ were a massive hit on the sun-kissed holiday island. And of course Rory made sure he was wearing his Donegal jersey.“It was great craic,” said the singer.“Sure you couldn’t have St Patrick’s Day parade without a Donegal input.”You can watch how they get on by watching the video! DDTV VIDEO: SINGER RORY AND SENEGAL JIMMY LEAD LANZAROTE ST PATRICK’S DAY PARADE! was last modified: March 18th, 2013 by BrendaShare this:Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Reddit (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pocket (Opens in new window)Click to share on Telegram (Opens in new window)Click to share on WhatsApp (Opens in new window)Click to share on Skype (Opens in new window)Click to print (Opens in new window) Tags:SINGER RORY AND SENEGAL JIMMY LEAD LANZAROTE ST PATRICK’S DAY PARADE!last_img read more