Press Release:-Police are investigating the circumstances surrounding the death of a twenty seven (27) year old resident of Jacmel, namely Uriaus Anthony.
Police received a report reference to a shooting at Bois Patat, about 11:45 a.m. on Monday, January 8, 2017. Uriaus Anthony was found beneath a shed, with multiple apparent gunshot injuries.
He was pronounced dead by a medical practitioner on the scene.
A post mortem is scheduled for Wednesday, January 11, 2017. Investigations are continuing into this matter.
This is the eighth homicide for the year 2017.