49-year-old businessman Dennis Roye Wright of 15 Olive Road Kingston 11 was shot and killed by a lone gunman last night.

Wright was reportedly sitting at his business place with a group of men when he was approached by a man on foot who pointed a gun at him and shot him in the face.

He was taken to the KPH where he was pronounced dead. A motive for the killing has yet to be ascertained.