Residents of Bowen’s Road off Waltham Park Road are now on edge after six persons were shot in a drive-by shooting in the community on Thursday.
One of the injured victims has since been confirmed dead.
The other victims include three women, a child and a man are being treated at hospital.The status of their conditions are not yet known.
There are reports that a heavy security presence is in the St Andrew South community where the shooting occured.
Bowens Road is located in the St Andrew South Police Division, now under a state of public emergency.