Murder

Man and woman shot dead in car in Marabella

Police are investigating the shooting deaths of a man and a woman in a car in Marabella.

The murders occurred outside the Kosuma Bar on the corner of New Haven and John streets just after seven tonight.

The victims are both said to be Chinese descent.

Police are investigating.

We'll bring further updates when we get them.

 

35-year-old man gunned down in Marabella

A Marabella man is the country's latest murder victim. 

Everton Moses, 35, was gunned down outside his Riverside Drive, Marabella home around 8.30 pm on Tuesday.

According to reports, officers responding to reports of gunshots in the area found Moses face-down with multiple injuries to the head and body.

Initial reports state over 30 spent shells were found on the scene and police believe Moses was attacked by multiple shooters.

ASP Neptune, Insp Don Gajadhar and other officers of the Homicide Bureau visited the scene.

33-year-old Rio Claro labourer charged with murder

A Rio Claro man is will appear before a Rio Claro Magistrate today, charged with the murder of Bhim Bhipram, of Guayaguayare Road, Rio Claro, which occurred on Sunday 5th February, 2017.

Linton Cooper, 33, a labourer of Guayaguayare Road, Rio Claro, was charged with the murder, after advice was received from Director of Public Prosecutions, Roger Gaspard, SC, on Monday 12th June, 2017.

Bhipram, 52, a gardener, was discovered dead on Monday 6th February, 2017, following a fire which destroyed his home.

Chaguanas man charged with murder of 61-year-old woman

A 66-year-old Chaguanas man is expected to appear in the Chaguanas 1st Court today, charged with the murder of Enid Rosaline Perina, which occurred on Saturday 27th May, 2017.

Pooran Ragoo, aka ‘Bato Ragoonanan’, a vendor, of Pierre Village, Chaguanas, was charged with murder, after advice was received from Deputy Director of Public Prosecutions, Joan HonorePaul, on Monday 12th June, 2017.

Perina, 61, of Boyie Trace, Madras Road, St. Helena, who had lived with the accused for four months, was chopped and stabbed to death at her home, on May 27th, 2017.

18-year-old murdered in La Romaine

An 18-year old man has been shot and killed.

Around 10:20 pm on Monday, a group of people were standing along Phyliss Street, La Romain when they observed a vehicle speeding towards them.

One occupant of the car opened fire hitting three people, among them a 76-year-old woman.

They were all taken to hospital.

However, Kemroy Marshall of Grace Lane, La Romain succumbed to his injuries.

The other two victims were discharged.

Police are continuing investigations.

Murder in El Socorro

An early morning shooting in El Socorro has claimed the life of a man.

Around 12:30 am Leroy Henry was at his home located at Upper Ward Lane, El Socorro when gunmen entered the premises and ambushed him.

Henry was shot several times about the body.

Several spent shells were recovered from the scene.

A motive is yet to be established for the killing.

Police are continuing investigations.

Chase Village man shot dead

A 28-year-old man has been shot and killed.

The incident occurred around 9:45 pm Monday.

Reon Francis of John Ellie Road, Chase Village was in the vicinity of Maestro Bar when a gunman alighted a motor vehicle and opened fire.

Francis was hit several times about the body.

Police are yet to establish a motive for the killing.

 

Murder in Petit Bourg

Police are on the scene of a homicide in Petit Bourg where a 46-year-old man was shot and killed.

Around 3:45 pm Denzel Phillip, 46, was conducting repairs to a vehicle at Plus Parts in Petit Bourg along the Eastern Main Road, when two men ran in his direction and started shooting.

He ran into the back of the store room and they continued running behind him.

He was shot as many as seven times in the head.

Investigations are ongoing.

Diego Martin murder suspect tells police "a voice" told him to kill his teenage relative

A teenaged boy has been stabbed to death in Diego Martin and a close relative is now in custody.

Around 7 am today, officers of the Western Division Task Force responded to a call that there was an altercation at a house located at Temple Street, Diego Martin.

Upon arrival, the officers discovered the body of 17-year-old Jonathon Bertie lying in a pool of blood.

He had been stabbed once in the back.

Police have a male suspect in custody who told them that he heard a particular voice in his head telling him to kill his relative.

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