(CMR) Shortly after 1:30 am today, December 25, a man was shot in the head and killed on King's Road, West Bay.
Reports are that the man was found non-responsive and not breathing. Police and EMS are currently on the scene. This is a developing story and once more information becomes available this post will be updated.
Update: Police have now confirmed that about 1:30 am on Tuesday, 25 December police and other emergency services were dispatched by the 9-1-1 Communication Center to a report of shots fired in the vicinity of King Road and Florence Lane.
EMS and police attended the location and attended to a man who was found unresponsive at the scene. He was transported to the hospital where he was later pronounced dead.
The deceased has been identified as 29-year-old Darrington Ebanks of West Bay. The RCIPS would like to extend our condolences to Mr. Ebanks' family and to all member of the public who were affected by this loss.
The incident is under investigation and the RCIPS has closed off a portion of Boatswain Bay Road and Kings Road. All road users are being asked to avoid the King Road area and use an alternative routes if possible. The RCIPS apologizes for the inconveniences.
Officers are appealing to the public for assistance. Anyone with information is encouraged to call the Major Incident Room at 649-3008 or email [email protected].
Anonymous tips can also be provided directly to the RCIPS via our Confidential Tip Line at 949-7777, or via our website. Tips can also be submitted anonymously via the Miami-based call centre of Crime Stoppers at 800-8477(TIPS), or online