PRESS RELEASE – Police are investigating the circumstances surrounding the death of a thirty nine (39) year old resident of Goodlands, Castries, namely Cletus Edward.
Officers attached to the Criminal Investigations Department (C.I.D) received a report reference to a stabbing at Goodlands, about 12:30 p.m. on Sunday, April 9, 2017. Cletus Edward allegedly received two stab wounds during a physical altercation at his residence.
He was conveyed to the Victoria Hospital via ambulance where he was pronounced dead by a medical practitioner.
A post mortem is to be scheduled for tomorrow, Tuesday, April 11, 2017. An individual is in custody assisting the police with investigations in this matter.
This is the twentieth homicide for the year 2017.