The police are probing the stabbing death of a man on Orange Street in downtown Kingston early on Christmas Day.
The deceased man has been identified as 53-year-old Leeford Smith of West Avenue, Kingston.
Reports are that sometime after 5am, Smith was standing near a stall when a man armed with a knife stabbed him several times.
The attacker then fled the scene.
Smith was assisted to the hospital, where he was pronounced dead.