Despite the presence of armed police and military personnel, a lone gunman at 9:30 this morning walked up to another man and shot him multiple times.

The lone gunman was said to have made of running towards the Tivoli Gardens area after, shooting the man at point blank range.

5 People Shot in West Kingston — 2 DEAD .. #BloodyChristmas

According to reports, the man who was killed was shopping in the fish market downtown Kingston in the vicinity of Pink Lane.

The area has been tense following the shooting of a son of Tivoli Gardens strongman Christopher ‘Dudus’ Coke.