UPDATE: Dancehall Entertainer Merciless Found Dead

Dancehall artist Merciless, whose real name is Leonard Bartley, was found dead at a motel on Beechwood Avenue in St Andrew.

UPDATE: The Dancehall deejay Merciless, born Leonard Bartley, was found dead on Tuesday afternoon, police have confirmed.

The entertainer's body was found at a motel off Beechwood Avenue in Kingston.

A representative of the hotel confirmed that the entertainer was found dead in a room by staff members.

The representative said Bartley had checked into the hotel alone.

According to sources, before his passing, the dancehall veteran had complained of not feeling well.

Merciless, who celebrated his 51 birthday on July 1, was known for songs including, Lend Out Mi Mercy, Mr Whodini, Mama Cookin’, and Nah Nuh Sense Bruce.

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