Officers attached to the Vieux Fort Police Station received a report of a suspicious death, about 11:55 a.m. on Sunday, May 28, 2017, at Boriel Beach, Pierrot.
The lifeless body of Moses Clovis was discovered in a rocky area along the seafront, with multiple apparent bruises. He was formally pronounced dead on the scene by a medical practitioner.
A post mortem is to be scheduled for a subsequent date.
There are currently six (6) individuals in police custody assisting with investigations. Investigations into this matter are continuing.
This is the twenty-sixth homicide for the year 2017.