Share This On:
(PRESS RELEASE) – Police are investigating the circumstances surrounding a shooting incident which resulted in the death of Terhanz St. Marie.
On Wednesday, December 27, 2017, about 9:00pm. Officers attached to the Babonneau Police Station responded to a report of shooting in Balata, Babonneau.
Upon arrival it was revealed twin brothers namely Yohance St. Marie and Terhanz St. Marie, both 23 year old residents of Balata, sustained apparent gunshot wounds during the said incident.
They were both transported to Victoria Hospital via ambulance, where Terhanz St. Marie was pronounced dead on arrival by a Medical Doctor. Yohance St. Marie is presently admitted in stable in condition.
Investigations into the circumstances surrounding the incident are ongoing.
This brings the number of homicides recorded for the year 2017 to fifty six (56).
- OBE Award recipients get high praise from PM Chastanet November 20, 2019 4:00 PM
- Anse La Raye fire victim gets donation in rebuilding efforts November 20, 2019 2:52 PM
- Bishop of Roseau describes situation in Dominica after unrest as “sad” November 20, 2019 2:46 PM
- Sandals team members receive first class health care on the job November 20, 2019 12:12 PM
- Showers, isolated thunderstorms expected during the next 24 hours November 20, 2019 11:14 AM
- Jamaican Rose Hudson-Wilkin becomes Church of England’s first black female bishop November 20, 2019 2:17 AM
- Barbados hit by two days of power outages November 20, 2019 1:31 AM
- National Students’ Council elects new executive November 20, 2019 1:14 AM