Police are investigating the circumstances surrounding the death of 23 year old, Samson Anthony Polius of Monchy, Gros-Islet.
On Thursday, May 26, 2016 about 7:30 p.m. police responded to a chopping incident in Monchy, Gros-Islet.
Upon arrival they discovered Polius lying on his back, unresponsive with what appeared to be a chop wound to the neck.
Polius was transported to the Victoria Hospital where he was pronounced dead by a medical doctor.
An individual is in custody assisting with investigations.
This is the thirteenth homicide for the year 2016.