(PRESS RELEASE) – Police are investigating the circumstances surrounding the death of Kernius Charley, a twenty-seven (27) year old resident of Bois Patat, Castries.
On Saturday November 11, 2017 about 6:15p.m, officers attached to the Criminal Investigations Department, Castries responded to a report of stabbing at Odlum City in Bois Patat, Castries.
Upon arrival, officers noticed two male individuals both of Bois Patat, Castries lying on the road with what appeared to be stab wounds. They were later transported to the Victoria Hospital and admitted. One of the victims was later identified as Kernius Charlery of Bois Patat.
On Tuesday November 14, 2017 about 1:10am, Kernius Charley succumbed to his injury and was pronounced dead by a medical practitioner.
A post mortem examination is scheduled for a later date.
This brings the number of homicides recorded for the year 2017 to fifty two (52).