A woman who was shot dead last night at a gas station in Seaforth, St Thomas, has been identified.

Tanisha-McCool

She is 32-year-old Tanisha McCool, a cashier from York District in the parish.

Reports from the Jamaica Constabulary Force’s Corporate Communications Unit (CCU) are that McCool was sitting on a chair at the gas station when a gunman walked up to her and opened fire.

She was reportedly shot in the chest.

McCool was taken to hospital where she was pronounced dead.

The police say they are investigating.