O’niel Edwards, a member of the popular Dancehall group Voicemail is dead.

Edwards had been admitted to hospital on May 10 after he received serious injuries to his head after he was attacked by gunmen at his Duhaney Park, St. Andrew home.

After undergoing several operations, the artiste earlier this evening succumbed to injuries he received at the Kingston Public Hospital.

VoiceMail member O'Neil Edwards center.

The deejay has been at Kingston Public Hospital (KPH) since the shooting never regained consciousness. The main suspect in Edwards’ shooting was found dead in the Chancery Hall community two days after the robbery, after Police had failed to arrest the man earlier.  A second suspect later that week was picked up in Manchester and taken to Kingston.

Dexter Communications expresses condolences to his family, friends and colleagues.