POLICE PRESS RELEASE – On Sunday, October 19, 2014 about 10:00 p.m., a joint operation involving the Marine Unit, Special Services Unit, Criminal Investigations Department and the Intelligence Unit was conducted towards the capture and arrest of 29-year-old Clint Mathurin of Arundell Hill.
The operation took place within the territorial waters off the Northern tip of Cape Estate, known as “Pointe Du Cape”. During the interception the suspect Clint Mathurin jumped overboard but was unable to evade the lawmen. Three other individuals who were onboard the vessel is now in police custody.
On October 13, 2014, a Warrant of Arrest in the First Instance was issued in the name of Clint Mathurin. Mathurin is the key suspect in the investigation of the homicide of 36-year-old Bathelomy Cox of Ciceron. During the course of Monday, October 20, 2014, a formal execution of the Warrant of Arrest will be effected on Clint Mathurin.
The suspect also had previous police matters emanating from 2013 where he was scheduled to make a court appearance on October 11, 2013 for the offence of kidnapping which is reported to have occurred on January, 3rd, 2013.