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Homicide Investigation
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Police are investigating the circumstances surrounding the shooting death of Ohrma Jummo Dallaway, 40, of New Montrose.

Dallaway’s body was found about 2 a.m. on Sunday after police responded to a report of an unresponsive person at the grounds of the Faith Temple Church at New Montrose.

When the police arrived, Dallaway was met with what appeared to be a gunshot wound to the chest.

The district medical officer pronounced him dead at the scene.

A post mortem examination is expected to be conducted on the body of the decease to ascertain the cause of death.

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Police are soliciting information from the public that will aid with this investigation; the arrest and prosecution of the offender(s).

Persons with information are asked to contact the assistant commissioner in-charge, crime at 1784-456-1339 or the officer in-charge Criminal Investigations Department at 1784-45-61810; or any police officer/station with which they are comfortable.

All information will be treated confidentially, police say.