Man Wanted For Murder In St. Vincent Captured In Grenada And Handed Over

A Vincentian man who is wanted for murder in his homeland has been captured in Grenada.

Joel Gary Barker, 31 years old, was nabbed during a police operation on Sunday 4th November, 2018 about 5:00 a.m. in Telescope, St. Andrew.

He was subsequently charged with possession of a controlled drug, illegal possession of firearm and ammunition and illegally entering the state.  He appeared at the Grenville Magistrate’s Court on Wednesday 7th November, 2018 where a removal order was obtained.

Barker was removed from Grenada to St. Vincent and the Grenadines on Today’s date (Friday 9th November, 2018).