A 17-year-old became the third female to be shot and killed in Cambridge, St James since Saturday night.

The deceased has been identified as Roxanne Daley. According to reports, about 11:30 am on Monday, Daley was heading towards a house in the community when she was pounced upon and shot by unknown assailants.

Daley was taken to hospital where she was pronounced dead.

The killing followed Saturday night’s brutal murder of 44-year-old Ann Marie Johnson and her 24-year-old daughter, Shantoy McKenzie, both of Mother Lane, Cambridge.