On Friday August 25, 2023, the Royal Saint Lucia Police commenced investigations into the Murder of Arnel St. Rose of Grace Vieux-Fort.
About 4:54pm that day, the Micoud Police Station received and responded to a report of a shooting at Ville-Paix, Anse Ger, Micoud.
The motionless body of Arnel St. Rose was discovered lying on the side of a concrete road, with apparent wounds.
On Tuesday August 29, 2023, a post-mortem examination conducted on the body of Arnel St. Rose, revealed that he died as a result of multiple gunshot wounds to the body.
On Wednesday August 30, 2023, 18-year-old Quamy Felix of Anse Ger, Desruisseaux and a seventeen -year-old male juvenile were arrested during a Police operation on suspicion of the Murder of Arnel St. Rose of Grace, Vieux Fort.
During the arrest, a search was conducted on the person of Quamy Felix and six rounds of 9mm ammunition were discovered and seized.
On Friday September 1, 2023 the two arrested persons were charged for the Murder of Arnel St. Rose of Grace, Vieux Fort, Quamy Felix received a separate charge for the offence of Possession of Ammunition.
The individuals were presented before the Magistrate’s Court for bail, where they were remanded into custody.
The Royal Saint Lucia Police Force commends the public for their cooperation and continues to urge citizens to support the efforts of the organization. Anyone who would like to share information about criminal activities anonymously, can do so by dialling 555.
SOURCE: Royal Saint Lucia Police Force