Murder in Diego Martin

Police are investigating a murder in Diego Martin in which occurred around 1.30 pm today.

The victim has been identified as Shaquille 'Max' Samuel of Rich Plain.

He was shot dead while on a track off Mercer Road in the vicinity of Dean's Wheels.

Reports indicate that Samuel was walking along a track from his home which runs parallel to Mercer Road leading to Diego Martin Main Road, when he was approached by lone gunman who started shooting at him.

Samuel ran a short distance and then collapsed.

He was pronounced dead at the scene.

Police say Samuel was a suspect in several gang-related activities.

Investigations are ongoing.

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