Investigations Into Weekend Homicides

PR – Police are investigating two homicides that occurred over the weekend.

On Friday 10th July, 2020 just after 9:30 p.m. police responded to an emergency call of a stabbing incident that occurred at a village shop at Thebaide, St. David.

On arrival, the victim, a 53 year-old, also of Thebaide was found at his residence not too far away with a stab wound to the upper left side of his chest. He was immediately transported to a medical practitioner and was pronounced dead.  

Another resident is in police custody assisting with the investigation.

Police also responded to a chopping incident on Saturday 11th July, 2020 at Gladstone Road, Grenville that occurred about 9:45 p.m.

The victim, a 28 year-old, also of the said address, received a single chop wound to the upper part of his body. He was pronounced dead mere minutes after arriving at the Princess Alice Hospital.