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(PRESS RELEASE) – About 10:00 p.m. on Wednesday, November 27, 2019, Officers attached to the Criminal Investigations Department, Castries, received a report of a shooting at Odsan, Castries. Officers were informed that an unknown male entered a business place and proceeded to discharge rounds of ammunition in the direction of patrons.
On arrival, officers encountered Yanney Severin, a nineteen (19) year old resident of Odsan, with apparent gunshot injuries about his body, receiving medical attention by emergency personnel. He was conveyed to the Victoria Hospital via ambulance, where he was pronounced dead. A post mortem examination is scheduled for a later date.
Two other males sustained injuries during the said incident. Both males are reported to be in stable condition.
Anyone with information regarding this matter is asked to contact the Crime Hotline at 45-CRIME (452-7463) or the Major Crimes Unit at 4563754.
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