Robbery on Clarke Street
Despite the falling prices, government continues to subsidize the 20lb and 22lb LPG cylinders at a cost of $10.62 and $11.40 per cylinder respectively. The price change took effect Monday, September 28, 2015. The next price adjustment will be on October 19, 2015.
On Thursday, 1st October, 2015 about 8:30 a.m. officers attached to the Vieux Fort Station responded to a shooting on Clark Street, Vieux Fort.
Investigations led the police to the lower end of the said street where they found a motor vehicle parked with what appeared to be a bullet hole to the right rear door.
The occupants of the said vehicle indicated that two men discharged rounds of ammunition at them, whilst they were seated in the said vehicle. The gunmen then demanded cash, making off with the sum of EC$7,000.
No one was injured during this incident.
Investigations are continuing.