Homicide at Bois Patat, Morne du Don

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.