Two More Homicides
Police are investigating the circumstances surrounding the death of 25-year-old Dwight Amos McFarlane of Christoph Rowe near Garvey Street in Vieux Fort.
On Monday May 16, 2016 about 12:05 a.m. police responded to a shooting in Christoph Rowe.
Upon arrival, the officers discovered the motionless body of McFarlane with what appeared to be gunshot wounds. He was pronounced dead at the scene by a medical doctor.
This was the eleventh homicide for 2016.
On Tuesday May 17 a post mortem examination was conducted on the body of McFarlane. It revealed that he died as a result of traumatic head injury secondary to a gunshot wound.
Investigations continue into this matter.
Also on Monday May 16, 2016 Gregor Steven, also known as “Boyo” of Wilton’s Yard, Castries, succumbed to gun shot wounds.
According to reports, on that day at about 2:20 a.m. Steven was walking along the Morne Du Don Road when two gunmen fired rounds of ammunition at him.
Steven sustained multiple gunshot wounds. He was transported to the Victoria Hospital for treatment but subsequently succumbed to his injuries making this the . twelfth homicide for 2016.
On Wednesday May 18 a post mortem examination was conducted on the body of 15-year-old Gregor Steven. It revealed that he died as a result of hemorrhagic shock secondary to multiple gunshot wounds to the chest.