A businessman and his wife were killed in Clarendon yesterday evening.

According to reports, 73-year-old wholesale operator, Horace Lyn, and his 56-year-old wife, Daisy, were murdered at their home on Foga Road, May Pen around 6:00 pm on Tuesday.

Lyn was found lying on his back with bullet wounds, while his wife was in the living room, face down, with gunshot wounds and her throat slashed.

A licensed firearm was missing, the police are probing the killings.