A man who was shot in the Ravine Poisson/Bexon area tonight (August 16) is dead, law enforcement sources have confirmed.
The victim is known so far as “Shervy”, who lost both hands in an attack “a long time” ago, sources say.
He is believed to be in his 30’s and is known to the police, sources say.
Emergency officials received the report of the shooting at 8:20 p.m.
St. Lucia News Online (SNO) received a photo of the victim laying on his back, eyes open, with blood on his face and head.
He is wearing a grey t-shirt, jeans short, and slippers.
Law enforcement officials said the victim appeared to have sustained multiple gunshot wounds.
This is the 34th recorded homicide for 2017.