Unconfirmed reports reaching 18 Karat Reggae are that the body of popular photographer and owner of Nickfotoworks, Nicketa Thomas was found in Spanish Town this morning.
18 Karat Reggae has been unable to confirm this news with Jamaican law enforcement but Mr. Vegas has posted a video to his facebook page with condolences for Nick and lashing out against his killer(s).
Various other artists have sent condolences to the family and friends of the photographer who is widely-known in the reggae dancehall circles.
QQ worte on his Facebook page, “RIP NICK. all my video shoot him always there, always so humble always helping out and giving jokes. Jahkno it’s sad to see how mankind is becoming.”
Hot Up deejay Razor B took to his Instagram to express shock at the news of the photographer’s death.
“Speechless #ripbro #heartbroken #thegooddieyoung #tears #pain #disappointed #smh just talk to man about performing at his bday party,” the artiste wrote.
Social media was sent into a frenzy yesterday when reports surfaced that the photographer has been missing since Monday of this week.
A family member told THE STAR that a missing person report was filed with the Half-Way Tree police on Wednesday after calls to his cell phone went unanswered.
“We went to his house and the grill lock and the radio was on. The folks in the yard say that was how he left the premises on Monday,” the relative said.