Confirmed: "Ricky Trooper" shot dead in Yallahs, St. Thomas





30-yr-old Ricardo Hines o/c "Ricky Trooper” was shot and killed by unknown assailants in East Albion, Yallahs, St. Thomas last night. Reports are that around 9pm, Hines left his home to go to his Mother’s House which is located across the road, when he was held up and robbed of his cell phone and shot dead by armed men. If you have further details post.



  
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Leighton Nelson 07/12/2012 15:37:07
uno start falla now OGNR... misleading ... as if uno neva knwo ppl ago tink a di selecta... soon time fi UNLIKE
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Leighton Nelson 07/12/2012 04:35:52
rassclaat now... the images we portray enuh... duh yuh work n nuh get caught up in da hype
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Pat Brown 22/09/2012 17:26:22
SO SAD.
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Miguel Mckoy 12/09/2012 09:37:40
Must agree not the "Ricky Trooper" from "Killerman Jaro", his name is Mckoy, sad though.......
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Kurt Brown 05/08/2012 03:20:51
Cant be the same Ricky Trooper from Killamanjaro, just did some research. The one we all know the selector formerly from "jaro" is 46 yrs of age, some other dude with the same nick name, regardless sorry he had to die.
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