By Shareene Lindsay
(St. Lucia News Online) — A man is now behind bars in connection with the violent death of Meshach Dyson Emilien of Boguis, Babonneau.
Police said Bobby Joseph of Babonneau was on Tuesday, November 3, 2020, arrested and charged for causing the death of Emilien.
Joseph is now at the Bordelais Correctional Facility.
Emilien’s badly decomposed body was discovered on a marijuana plantation in Garrand, Babonneau on Sept. 27, 2020.
According to reports, relatives reported Emilien missing on Sept. 24. He was reportedly last seen alive on Sept. 21.
A post-mortem revealed he died from a gunshot injury.
Video clips of Emlien’s decomposed body being removed from the bushes and police officers uprooting the marijuana plants were posted on social media.