Police Update: Homicide on St Louis Street

On Wednesday, October 26, 2016 about 9:55 p.m. police responded to a shooting incident on St. Louis Street, Castries.

At the scene the body of a female, later identified as 24 year old Verna Augustin of Wilton’s Yard, Castries was found lying in a supine position with what appeared to be multiple gunshot wounds to the body, allegedly perpetrated by an unknown assailant.

She was transported to the Victoria Hospital and pronounced dead upon arrival.

This is the 26th Homicide for 2016.