Police are investigating a homicide which occurred on Sunday May 26, 2019 on Kennedy Avenue in Roseau.
“According to the information,” Police PRO, Simon Edwards said in a statement, “the deceased 24-year old Garth Jean Jacques of Bath Road Roseau was stabbed by a young man with whom he had an altercation a few minutes prior to the incident.”
Edwards said Jean-Jacques was rushed to the Accident and Emergency Department of the Princess Margaret Hospital where he succumbed to his injury while being attended to by medical personnel. He was officially pronounced dead by a medical doctor and his body was transported to the Lyndhurst Funeral Parlour to await a post- mortem examination.
Edwards said the police investigation into the matter continues.