A young man was gunned down by his father at their business place this morning.
Dead is 35-year-old Ruel Knight.
According to bystanders Knight’s father asked him to accompany him to the back of their business property.
Shortly after, explosions were heard and Knight was found with gunshot wounds. He later succumbed to his injuries at the hospital.
The father, a well-known figure in the meat and food distribution sector, has turned himself in to the police and claimed that he acted in self-defense.
Ricardo Knight, a brother of the deceased, told 18 Karat Reggae that Ruel was shot in cold blood during a heated verbal dispute between the father and son.
The father remains under arrest as the police investigates.