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Police are investigating the stabbing of a young man at a funeral in Gros Islet on Monday afternoon.
The victim has been identified as Suave Walcott of a Castries address.
Police said he was attacked and stabbed while attending the funeral service for one of two young males who died in a recent motorcycle accident at the Castries waterfront.
The stabbing occurred in the vicinity of the Catholic church in Gros Islet, between 3 p.m. and 4 p.m.
The police transported Walcott to the hospital.
His current medical status was not immediately clear.
This is the second reported stabbing for Monday afternoon.
A male resident of Anse Ger, Micoud sustained stab wounds to the neck and elbow around 4 p.m. in his community.
He was hospitalised but his medical status is not known.
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