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Police Investigating Fatal Shooting Involving Two Brothers

January 12, 2019

On January 12, 2019, at approximately 7:58 am, 911 dispatched police to a shooting in Estate Whim.

Upon the arrival of the officers and detectives, they discovered the unresponsive body of Allan Joseph, age 30, inside his vehicle with what appeared to be a gunshot wound to the upper body.

EMS and Medical Attendants were unable to find any vital signs on the victim.

The medical examiner’s office transported the deceased to the Juan F. Luis Hospital Morgue.

Preliminary Investigation revealed that both brothers were outside smoking marijuana alone while the other family members were inside the home.

The family heard a single shot and shortly after discovered Allan bleeding from the head. Jamal Joseph was disarmed and the weapon secured.

Jamal Joseph, 24 years old, was arrested and charged with 1st Degree Murder. He was remanded at the Golden Grove Detention Center pending advised of rights hearing on Monday, January 14, 2019.

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