Tuesday, May 03, 2016 | 6:51 PM
KINGSTON, Jamaica — OBSERVER ONLINE has learnt that three of four suspects have been held in connection with the brutal killing of the two United States missionaries in Boscobel, St Mary, on the weekend.
A source close to the investigation revealed that the suspects were taken into custody a short while ago.
Police reported that 48-year-old Randy Hentzel and 53-year-old Harold Nichols rented motorcycles in Ocho Rios, St Ann, and went on a trail on Saturday. Residents later stumbled upon Hentzel’s body after 12:00 pm, face down with the hands bound. Nichols’ body was found sometime after 2:00 pm on Sunday with his head bashed in.
Autopsies later showed that Hentzel died of a gunshot wound while Nichols’ body had a gunshot and chop wounds.The police say investigations are continuing.
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