Crime Scene

A woman and her daughter were both shot and killed by gunmen in the community of Phoenix Park in Dunbeholden, St Catherine on Wednesday night.

Reports from the Portmore Police are that about 10:10 pm explosions were heard and the lawmen were summoned.

Upon the arrival of the lawmen, 53 year old businesswoman Janet Moore along with her 19 year-old daughter Tajona Rhoden were found at their home on the ground in a pool of blood suffering from multiple gunshot wounds.They were taken to the hospital were they were pronounced dead.

There are unconfirmed reports that the women were killed during a robbery attempt.

Investigations are continuing.