The Royal Grenada Police Force confirms the occurrence of a police involved shooting incident which took place on Thursday 19th January, 2023, at Mont Toute, St. George, resulting in one man getting injured.
Police responded to reports of a man behaving aggressively, which led them to the home of Stephen Carrington at Mont Toute, St. George. He was met with a cutlass in his hand. In response to actions by him, one of the officers discharged his firearm and Mr Carrington received a gunshot wound. He was then subdued and immediately taken to the General Hospital for medical attention where he was admitted as a patient.
Mr. Stephen Carrington sadly passed away at the General Hospital on Friday 20th January, 2023, while being treated for the gunshot wound.
Investigations into the matter are ongoing. A post mortem will be conducted to determine the cause of death.
The Commissioner and members of the Royal Grenada Police extend sincere condolences to the loved ones of Mr. Carrington.
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