Dancehall producer Patrick “Roach” Samuels was shot and killed last night.

Roach, who was a former road manager of ace dancehall star Vybz Kartel, was reportedly shot multiple times at approximately 4 a.m. this morning in the vicinity of a gas n Mary Brown’s Corner, St. Andrew.

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Police sources say Patrick Samuels tried to escape the rain of bullets in his Chevrolet Avalanche but lost control and crashed on Mannings Hill Rd.

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The motive for his murder is not yet known, but officers say they are conducting an investigation.

Patrick “Roach” Samuels is the mastermind behind the popular Overproof Riddim and Siren Riddim. He has worked with dancehall stars such as Sean Paul, Vybz Kartel, Bounty Killer, Mavado, Lady Saw, and Beenie Man.