Stabbing in Giraudel

stabbingOne man is in hospital following a stabbing incident which occurred in Giraudel on Friday night.

Information reaching Dominica News Online identifies the man as British national, Quentin Foulkes, who has been living in that community for a number of years.

Unconfirmed reports indicate that Foulkes was stabbed by a 19 year old male from Giraudel.

Attempts by DNO to get an official police report on the matter have so far been unsuccessful.

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74 Comments

  1. July 15, 2013

    @Justice and Truth July 15, 2013

    I imagine that you have never read the Book of Revelation at chapter 3 and 4–otherwise you would have stopped making this fool of yourself as you speak through the production of that carnal mind condition of yours.

    You keep speaking this stupid idea of yours that the “Catholic Church” is the only Church of Jesus Christ–as your people believe that Jesus had appointed Peter as the first Pope–there is no such information in the Bible.

    Jesus simply declared that He would establish His Church by using the faith of those like Peter’s at Matthew 16: 18 as He said:

    “I also say to you that you are Peter, and upon this “rock” I will build My church; and the gates of Hades will not overpower it”; for without faith man cannot deal with God. The term “Rock” in that verse above is a metaphor for Peter’s faith, meaning extremely strong.

    Jesus also said: “Where two or three are gathered in My name I am in their midst–Matthew 18-20

    Are you not denying the Words of Jesus Himself, when you foolishly say that the Catholic Church is the only Church of Jesus Christ? Or are you claiming that God is only accepting people who belong to the Catholic Church?

    Well when He called me back to Church in 1980, after many years from not following with the Catholic Church, where I was raised and was a devoted Christian there, He told me that He did not want me back in that Church–the Roman Catholic Church.

    God used the Leaders of the Pentecostal Church to boost my faith, but He filled me with Holy Spirit at home–not in that Church.

    Today I am an extremely strong Christian, with a Church Family and serving God to the fullest, as He has assigned me to do so; He could not have done this work through me in the Catholic Church.

    Nonetheless I don’t care for the name of my Church denomination–I have Life in Jesus Christ, not in the name of my Church. Continue reading below

    • July 15, 2013

      It is probably that you do not even know that the Church itself, is the people, and God sees them as His “Family” in different groups and with different names–just the same as the 12 Tribes of the 12 sons of Jacob, whom God later renamed Israel.

      Hence the “Children of Israelite” of ancients times were God’s chosen people, they were His “Family Groups” of 12 sons-should I name the 12 sons for you?

      However today, the children of God are all of those who have accepted His Son, who is also His Person of Love through flesh and bones, for God is Love in Spirit, Truth, and Righteousness. Whether they are Jews or Gentiles–black, white, red, yellow, or brown.

      Here are the Churches that Jesus has been watching and which He will judge at the appointed time, it is all in the Book of Revelation at Chapters 2 and 3

      Can you please tell us, who are non-Catholics on DNO, which one of the churches among the 7 is the Roman Catholic Church? But why is Jesus judging 7 Churches if He only established one, as you are foolishly claiming?

      (1) The Loveless Church : the church of Ephesus

      (2) The Persecuted Church: the church in Smyrna

      (3) The Compromising Church: the church in Pergamos

      (4) The Corrupt Church: the church in Thyatira

      (5)The Dead Church: the church in Sardis

      (6) The Faithful Church: the church in Philadelphia

      (7) The Lukewarm Church: the church of the Laodiceans

      “And all the churches shall know that I am He who searches the reins and hearts: and I will give unto every one of you according to your works. He who has an ear, let him hear what the Spirit says to the churches.”

      That quote above is from Revelation 2 and 3. Now I suggest again, that you hold pieces of “garbage” in your purse.

  2. Gemmy
    July 15, 2013

    dem shld watch the white lady with redskin man and one black and one white baby who dealing up there by the cemetery and bring all these problems and driving around in big vehicle with no respect

  3. Dominican by birth
    July 15, 2013

    WHEN WILL IT END??

  4. July 15, 2013

    DNO how dare you remove my comment? I did NOT type a word that was offensive to anyone or off topic! Yes I am gay and I speak from a gay perspective! So to sensor my words is basically to express that you, DNO, are homophobic and intolerant of gay speech and freedom of expression. Well, I love man and more man and any of these handsome young men can come share some stabbing with me in my big bed ANYTIME!!!

  5. July 14, 2013

    Do people have anything better to do with their lives so do something great with your lives before you die

  6. JF.
    July 14, 2013

    DNO is there no more news on how the English guy is doing?? Is he still alive ?? How serious were his injuries ?? Why is there still no comment from the police. Just silence ??? There surely must be some sort of information out there on this incident. We all been left just wondering what happened and why.

  7. antiguan
    July 14, 2013

    this country is full of crap.am geting the hell outa dere

    • Shameless
      July 14, 2013

      :mrgreen: :mrgreen: :mrgreen: :mrgreen: Good riddance…keep running while you can.

      Assertive, NOT Agressive!

    • Justice and Truth
      July 14, 2013

      Pray for Dominica and also Antigua. This evil has spread throughout the West Indies, the likes of which in bygone years did not exist. Godlessness has much to do with it.

  8. Iwillnotvoteskerrit
    July 14, 2013

    The corruption filtering down to our children.

  9. dicey
    July 14, 2013

    God please help our nation or send us a strong purge to heal the land

  10. dee
    July 14, 2013

    Parent pray for your children just keep praying it helps.

  11. yes I!
    July 14, 2013

    probably those criminals should get a taste of what they give….that is if the victim is not dead.
    You want to stab…get a stab..you want to cut..get a cut..you want to shoot..shoot you too….ha ha ha if they get a taste of what they giving that would deter instead of wasting taxpayers money on court cases

  12. Anonymous
    July 14, 2013

    :oops: hAve to look at da differently once it was peAce and tranquility now itS death and distruction

  13. WHAT
    July 14, 2013

    what happens in the dark will one day reveal in the light

  14. Master Slim
    July 14, 2013

    Shock horror I am not surprised at the latest incident in Giraudel. Most young men don’t work they hung on the street talking crap drinking, any disagreement turn to violence.
    Three major incidence I Giraudel one killing, a unexplained death and now a stabbing.
    This beautiful village is being demonized and it’s reputation is being tarnish. The people of the village must take control to restore the peace and tranquility of the village.

    • WHAT
      July 14, 2013

      giraudel is a peaceful beautiful place,first of all the young men are positive and productive youths i know many of them and they are good young kids,now the man that killed mrs robinson was not from giraudel,the man that was found dead was not from giraudel and the main suspect in the eyes of the villagers,,is not from giraudel,,,the man that recently got stabbed is not from giraudel and the young man that stabbed him is known to the phycatric ward,,please do not judge giraudel,,it is and always been a beautiful place to live,,it is DA that has a problem and yes,giraudel is part of DA 8) 8) 8) 8)

      • dee
        July 14, 2013

        Well these things happened in Giraudel quiet oe not its Giraudel.

      • Justice and Truth
        July 14, 2013

        If the man who stabbed the other one is known to be mentally ill, he should be held in the psychiatric ward forever. A person as he should not be out in public.

  15. July 14, 2013

    We invite tourism into our Island, some leave and some stay because they love the environment. Our leaders should do a much better job in protecting us whether we are natives or citizens from other countries.

    This is sad because all these crimes is a BAD reflection on the citizens of the Island.

  16. IluvmyPm
    July 13, 2013

    Not skerrit fault but same thing happened in Venezuela when Chavez came to power, communism cannot work and like Venezuela u will need armed police men all over Dominica.

  17. July 13, 2013

    since after election 2009 dominica became the devil’s play ground

  18. July 13, 2013

    the devil is at work his time is near

  19. Observer
    July 13, 2013

    young men in DA need serious help, too much violence, idle hands devel’s workshop.

  20. Anonymous
    July 13, 2013

    So sad

  21. DNO
    July 13, 2013

    Good job “DNO.” Keep ON DELETING. One of these days you’ll be doing something else. Typical “Dominicans.”

    Admin: If you read the disclaimer and follow the requirements, then we won’t have to delete.

    • July 14, 2013

      We read the disclaimer and we do follow the requirements. I think that you delete some comments simply because you, personally, do not like them. I have read some comments that should be deleted and they are published. You publish whatever you want to publish, you delete whatever you want to delete, including some of mine that I think was not against your disclaimer. I do not believe it has anything to do with your disclaimer.

    • me
      July 14, 2013

      dno u all dosent stick to ur own disclaimer cause u all delte comments that does not go with the general free speach of people if u dont like tha side a person takes with his comments u all delete it i know this cause u all have done it to me over and over again if u can state that the comments does not reflect the views of DNO why delete people statements just cause u dont like it i alwauys stick to the rules set up in ur disclaimer yet still u all when it does not suit u all u guys delete it

    • trolol
      July 14, 2013

      Follow the terms of service and twist around your sentence to get your message across..

  22. Godisgood
    July 13, 2013

    I know Quentin very well, I pray that he recover very soon….. Lets keep on praying for our youth…. Only God can save our Island..

  23. next level
    July 13, 2013

    ambrose doing nothing for eggleston newtown and giraudel young people…no jobs, only drugs they smoking and too much frustration and stress….we need a new mp..no more ambrose….hope foulkes the best and stop the violence.

    • July 14, 2013

      No jobs, drugs, frustration, and stress, in my opinion, had nothing to do with the stabbing of this person. This person was a resident of Giraudel for a number of years, known by many. What could have happened between himself and that young man to result him being stabbed. I hope he recovers, I hope this young man is held accountable for his actions.

    • orchid
      July 14, 2013

      Why don’t you get your thinking to the ‘NEXT LEVEL’? Why don’t you blame the person for stabbing the man? The MP is not the one who committed the criminal act. No jobs, frustration and stress ARE NO REASONS for individuals to commit crimes. Some young people want too many things too soon. They need to pay attention in school and learn well so they can create jobs for themselves. Some who are hanging along the roadsides need to learn trade. Believe me, there are many jobs around for young people to do if only they think well. The MP is not to be blamed for this crime. Reflect on all the ‘GOOD VALUES’ you were taught by your parents and you will realize that no jobs is NOT A PASSPORT for committing crime. We pray that the gentleman gets better soon and that our young people wake up from the slumber in which they are steeped so that they can do things to improve themselves, family community and by extension the country in which they live.

  24. Justice and Truth
    July 13, 2013

    In Giraudel! Again! People must transform their lives to godliness and respect for others. They cannot do it alone. They need the help of the government, politicians and social services including the church, the latter if they will pay heed to godly advice and teachings.
    This brings to mind it is noted today that Dominica has more religions ever; than it needs. Yet crimes have escalated. If this If this trend of new religions continue there will be one religion per person or household. In bygone years we were doing very well without those new religions. In those days prior to those new religious people who infiltrated Dominica and formed their individual churches, we got along better, in love, peace and harmony without all those new-found religions. There were few disputes, if none at all about religious adverse opinions. There were far less crimes; only petty crimes.
    I do not know why the government allowed so many non-Dominican so-called religious people to enter Dominica, who come to open shop/churches in Dominica. The government reserves the right to refuse entry to numerous different religious factions. This is something the government should clamp down on. No more new churches of different denominations should be opened in Dominica. Dominica has enough. And who are those people anyway? Where did they come from? What is their credential? Are they proficient in religious matters? Are they law-abiding people or were they where they originated from? The government should conduct an investigation into their past life.

    • July 14, 2013

      Amen to that. Every religion is not faithful. If you continue practicing the OLD TESTAMENT there will be MORE crime, gay/lesbian, molestation and incest. You are right, how many religions do we need in Dominica? There are not many people on the Island anyway.

      • Justice and Truth
        July 14, 2013

        Thank you! :) There are some who do not like to hear the truth. Sometime ago the thought came to me about all those religions which permeated Dominica in recent years and the crime/murder situation got worse, the likes of which Dominica never knew.
        I know because I as others grew up happily in Dominica without fear of all what is presently occurring in Dominica. It is sad that it has come to that.
        I read in a Toronto Caribbean papers that a man said he was going to Dominica to open a church. I made a copy of that article and wrote on it, “Dominica does not need any more religions.” We have enough.
        For God’s sake! Why do they not go to those countries where there are primitive people and indoctrinate them where Our Lord may not yet be proclaimed?
        Our Lord Jesus Christ was already proclaimed in Dominica and Dominicans did not need their evangelization. Dominicans had their religion and were happily practicing it.
        In those days we were better off without some of them. We were doing very well without them in bygone years, happier, peaceful and safer.
        Therefore, Dominica did not need all those religions. We were not short of religions in Dominica. There was already a path in Dominica for years which also our ancestors practiced.

        I read this saying: “Do not go where the paths lead. Go where there is no path and leave a trail.”

    • ??????????????
      July 14, 2013

      So Justice and Truth is it only your religion that is valid or the truthful one? You sound like a dictator. For you it is only the Catholic Church that is valid. Who are you to dictate to persons which congregation they must fellowship with? Our Heavenly Father has never dictated to us. He gives us a free choice. You need to stop this. The Church of Jesus Christ is spread around the world and God brings them together in different ways. The Holy Spirit is the one who leads us in truth.

      • Justice and Truth
        July 15, 2013

        I am not dictating to anyone. I am speaking the truth which will be revealed to you when you die, if you do not understand it while you are alive.
        I have said, Our Lord Jesus Christ gave the world one Church; not thousands, those that are formed in recent years. He came to earth, taught and established his Church. He suffered, crucified died and resurrected to Heaven. It is the same reason why he was crucified.
        As the late US, holy Archbishop Fulton J. Sheen said on one of his programs which are being re-broadcasted on http://www.ewtn.com – Global TV and Radio, “Any Church which is formed after the Catholic Church was established, “No power. No strength.” I love his programs. It makes sense for God did not give a mandate to any other church but the Catholic Church. This is the reason why it is so persecuted and worse by those who once practiced the Catholic Church.and worse by those who were once practicing Catholics. They do not persecute the other thousands of churches including the ones they renounced their Catholic belief to go to but they criticize and persecute us for our Catholic faith and devotions. Why do they not persecute the other churches? Why the Catholic Church? That is the work of the influence of the devil.
        Some Jews did not accept Our Lord which is why there is the Jewish religion. After the Catholic Church was established others formed their religion.
        Mohammed was a Catholic who formed the Muslim religion. Down through the ages others were formed.
        Do not let anyone deceive you by saying that all churches are one and the same and you can worship anywhere. They do not know better. Furthermore, the devil would like you to believe that to separate you from the one true Church and to lead you astray. He knows which Church is the one and only true Church for he has lost it forever through disobedience and rebelliousness.
        Holy Scripture – St. Paul said to someone, “He will send him to the devil to teach him how not to swear.” Words to that effect. I have to look it up again. Go to the devil and ask him which Church is the one true Church. He will tell you for he knows more than you do, everything about the Catholic Church.
        I will simply tell you, those other religions are not the same as the Catholic Church. Surely you should know or at least have an idea. They are not to be compared to the Catholic Church which Our Lord Jesus Christ Himself established.
        If you cannot understand that, as always, I urge you to pray to God for enlightenment.

  25. new
    July 13, 2013

    Man was cut with a cutlass last night in the Carib Territory. This getting ridiculous

  26. July 13, 2013

    I do believe we as families , churches and the government need to take a general approach in dealing with this lawless behavior in our society typically among our youth population . I’ve grown old enough and observed that very little is being done on the parts of our families and government as when it comes to the violence among our children . Too much of these responsibilities are laid on the already burdened and low paid teachers to do . Listen folks the more laid back and complacent we become , is the more violent a Dominica we’ll have to live in tomorrow .

  27. Anonymous
    July 13, 2013

    Stop the bleeding and start the healing

  28. real
    July 13, 2013

    Dear Lord, save our young people from the hands of the enemy. it makes me sad to see how many young people are so lost.May God continue to keep those who are not yet on this destructive path.

  29. Anonymous
    July 13, 2013

    Them chines bringing them niga knifes ,de government need to put them rude boys in prison for a long time man.

  30. Teddy
    July 13, 2013

    Prays does not help our country,Dominica was never like that, why do the Government allow these youngest to brutalized this country, why this country fail for falter?

  31. Giraudel Girl
    July 13, 2013

    Prayers go up to everyone involved/affected, i hope the gentleman survives this and the young man gets the help that he needs.

  32. HMM!
    July 13, 2013

    DNO can publish ALLL Sorts of derogatory comments but MY ONE comment which is nowhere near disparaging cannot be posted. **MOMENT OF SILENCE for The Wonderful unprejudiced team at the helm of this website:-|

  33. trolol
    July 13, 2013

    Me aself I doesn’t play with man, I have my looonnggg saabb aka england machete, I calling long john silva. Any sign you going and pull a weapon on me I swinging for them chicken neckz. Sadly that’s the way the times has gotten, who can afford gun use gun.

  34. Krazy
    July 13, 2013

    what people need to understand these days, when there is an confrontation between 2, one should have the common sense to walk away.. even if he feels ashamed because that could save your life.

    sad that these incidents occurs for petty things

  35. MUDD
    July 13, 2013

    We need some BVI judges here

  36. St. John
    July 13, 2013

    PRAYERS HAS BECOME UNSUSTAINABLE AND NOW THIS COUNTRY IS PROVOKING THE BRITISH to cme here by murdering their people.get a hold and grip of yourself.Now is the time to see if justice can be prevailed.There is nothing wrong with this young men because they still get women

  37. July 13, 2013

    can dominca put a law like the BVI?
    if they can still have streets hospital in the names of dead english people knowing 30 PLUS yrs dominca became independent i think these type of criminal activity would seize a long time.
    get well soon sir and i hope u will keep calling our beautiful country dominica home.

  38. natiwel
    July 13, 2013

    It seems to me that the pray-ers or prayers are faulty. The more we sit on our haunches and wallow in our thoughts of prayer, the worse the situation becomes.
    We have to get out there and in there and SHOW reason to our youths.
    We need to lead exemplary lives.
    Parents, esspecially mothers must stop displaying their vexacious ignorance with violent words and actions.
    Religious leaders – priests, pasters, sheiks, rabbis, whoever – must stop their divide-and-rule, archaic and evil examples of ‘goodness’.
    Parents must band with teachers, police, religious leaders and other authority figures to provide the youth with guidance throughout their lives – not wait till after evil has set into their spirits and is beginning to affect the communities.
    We ALL must cease to regard money as our master. Human beings are not born with user manuals, so we must design an acceptable way of life in order to advance civilization.

  39. I'm just saying
    July 13, 2013

    It’s time to bring back the cat nine. Just 5 lashes from it and send those bad boys to lie down on their stomach in PMH for a month.

  40. response
    July 13, 2013

    You keep praying and nothing seems to be happening. Don’t you think it’s time to take other measures to correct and mitigate this increase in youth violence.

    • Justice and Truth
      July 15, 2013

      You make me laugh. :) The best route is prayers.
      Our Lord said: “You ought to pray and not faint -fall asleep.” St. Paul said: “Pray without ceasing.”
      St. Monica prayed for her wayward son, St. Augustine for approximately 30 years. She was a pious lady. Finally, he converted. He is now a great soul in the Catholic Church, A Doctor of the Church; not medical doctor. :) I would say as a PHd. He wrote many books and has some excellent spiritual sayings.
      The problem is we must pray with a godly heart. Holy Scripture – St. Paul said, “We do not know how to pray but the Holy Spirit comes to aid us with our groans.” Read/study Holy Scripture.
      When we pray we must be a truly loving person. God will hear our prayers but if we do not obey Him those prayers will not be answered. So when people say pray, how do they pray and with what type of heart that their prayers may be answered? Furthermore, God will answer those prayers in his time; not ours. We must be patient in prayers. You may not see the effect of it soon but it may come sooner, when God sees fit. Never give up hope in praying. God is working above but we do not know how and when He will answer our prayers. He wants us to persevere in worship and prayers.
      A man in the ancient days said he prayed for healing but before God healed him, he healed his heart. No doubt it took years.
      You must know these matters.

  41. oh my
    July 13, 2013

    is durrtttt hmmmmm

  42. jean t-savanne
    July 13, 2013

    Boy what is wrong in this country nuh!what is wrong with our men nuh!what we eating,drinking,breathing or smoking that making us so violent nuh, garcon!I personally fedup with that violence thing now man!!!!

  43. Lisan
    July 13, 2013

    Hmmm…what are we coming to

  44. Giraudel man
    July 13, 2013

    Who touch who where first…lmao, :lol: :lol: :lol: homophobia :twisted: :mrgreen: :twisted: :mrgreen: :twisted: :mrgreen: :wink:

  45. Sunshine89
    July 13, 2013

    I am a resident of Giraudel and this is so sad and unfortunate.

    I saw the “19 year old male” in question grow up into a quiet family and at some point during the years became mentally ill. It is still unclear how and why….

    However,it’s surely heartbreaking to see a mother try everything in her power to steer her son into the right path and still fail. I hope the victim does not succumb to the wounds.

  46. Unknown
    July 13, 2013

    the boy has a mental problem created by his brother who ran overseas

    • dee
      July 14, 2013

      how did his brother created his mental problem and his sick stabbing people that real sad.

  47. fil
    July 13, 2013

    Another stabbing again what is wrong with these young men. We must keep praying and praying for our island.

    • July 13, 2013

      Pray, for what, pray for who!

      A criminal is just a darn criminal; some people are born with violence in their heart and mind. How are you going to pray in order to prevent people from committing crimes!

      When they become delusional because their mind is clouded, and corrupt with drugs, how is your prayer going to prevent them from having a taste for blood!

      Anybody who uses a knife, gun, cutlass, machete, or any other lethal weapon on another human, certainly is not a normal person. The only way to deal with such persons are to unleash the worst; the harshest punishment mandated by law on such people.

      If you put a twenty-two year old guy away for eighteen years, as an example to other, they might decide not to get into the same predicament, however to keep on talking this crap about pray for this and that is a waste of valuable time.

      The Bible which teaches us to pray without ceasing, also taught society how deal with criminals. Everything which happens in Dominica, the cry comes out for prayer, but by the time the praying cease, another person gets killed or stabbed!

      So, in reality the prayers does not work, and the criminals continues to operate at leisure.

      All the murderers should be executed, every other felon should be put away for near twenty years, and the crooked politicians, should suffer the same faith as the felons, since politicians in office are committing felony’s also.

      Francisco Etienne-Dods Telemaque

      • July 14, 2013

        I agree with you in part. Prayer do help, but we pray for those in the moment and the others go their merry way committing their crimes until we pray for them. Take a page from George Zimmerman’s trial. Criminals do get out FREE.

      • fil
        July 14, 2013

        Prayers do help.

      • Joyce M
        July 14, 2013

        Ditto! Also, parents are not investing time and care with the children anymore. Parents have a responsibility to their children, but unfortunately, that responsibility is not displayed or practiced. Therefore, discipline and respect is totally void in the home today, and some of this has do with children having children and grandparents are not actively involved in their grandchildren lives. There is no discipline in the home these days. Lawless homes, lawless children, lawless country.

      • ??????????????
        July 14, 2013

        So Justice and Truth is it only your religion that is valid or the truthful one? You sound like a dictator. For you it is only the Catholic Church that is valid. Who are you to dictate to persons which congregation they must fellowship with? Our Heavenly Father has never dictated to us. He gives us a free choice. You need to stop this. The Church of Jesus Christ is spread around the world and God brings them together in different ways. The Holy Spirit is the one who leads us in truth.

      • !!!
        July 15, 2013

        Statement should read: should suffer the same fate not the same faith.

    • anonymous2
      July 13, 2013

      You better do more than that.

      • spoiler
        July 14, 2013

        Ifyou have nothing to say, then be quiet!

    • Anonymous
      July 13, 2013

      Is this kind of crimes isolated to our island only? Why dont we pray for everyone and not just the young?

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