Two More Homicides This Week
Two homicides that occurred this week have brought the number to twenty for the year. Police are presently investigating the circumstances surrounding the death of 18-yearold Brandon Breedy of Hospital Road, Castries. Breedy was reportedly gunned down while on his bed at a house in Hospital Road, Castries on Monday, September 7. According to the police they received the report of the shooting at about 11:05 p.m.
Upon arrival at the scene of the crime officers discovered the body of Breedy at his dwelling house with what appeared to be multiple gunshot wounds. He was transported to the Victoria Hospital where he was pronounced dead by a medical doctor.
Police are also investigating the circumstances surrounding the death of 36-year-old Kerwin Pierre-Louis of Chase Gardens, Castries.
Reports indicate that on Thursday, September 10, 2015 about 11:40 a.m. Pierre-Louis was walking in the Chase Gardens area when he was accosted by three masked men.
The men discharged rounds of ammunition at Pierre-Louis. As a result, he sustained gunshot wounds to the body.
Pierre-Louis was transported to the Victoria Hospital where he was pronounced dead.