Sister: Victim was killed on his way to work

The sister of shooting victim, Peter Satney, 52, has told the Times that her brother was fatally shot on his way to work this morning.

Juliana Satney, better known as Marilyn Satney, said this morning her son received a telephone call indicating that his uncle had been shot.

marilyn-satney

(Juliana Satney)

“They took his bag – his phone, because the phone not even in the bag and all his papers, all his documents, they dropped it in the gutter lower down the road,” the woman told the Times.

She described her brother as a very quiet person who goes to work every morning.

“He does not have trouble with anybody because he is very quiet,” Satney said of her brother who is a construction worker.

“It shock everybody because everybody when they heard that, they did not believe that,” she stated in reference to the fatal shooting.

Her brother was shot three times in the abdomen as he made his way to work in the early hours of this morning, according to reports.

Residents of Cedars where the incident occurred said they heard two screams, after which they heard gunshots.

73 Comments

  1. Anonymous
    January 27, 2017 at 8:40 am

    RIP young man, this is so sad!

  2. Anonymous
    January 27, 2017 at 8:53 am

    This is awful what’s happening to St Lucia? So very sorry for your loss let’s hope the police can stop this violence!

    1. Elegal
      January 27, 2017 at 8:59 am

      The police cannot stop the violence. The pubic as a whole have to do it. Stop depending on the police. We the citizens of St Lucia have to take our country back from those criminals. It seems now people cannot leave their home to go no where so people we need to rally and give the police the info or take it in our own hands. Neighborhood watch needs to be brought back.

      1. Oui uh!
        January 27, 2017 at 9:35 am

        @Elegal. Yoi are very correct! It has to take a collective effort!

      2. Anon1
        January 27, 2017 at 9:37 am

        Well said!

      3. june
        January 27, 2017 at 10:13 am

        I think we need to allow the police to do their work. Mary Francis need to stop opening her big mouth to the Americans and let the police get rid of all these cockroaches among us.

      4. fair guy
        January 27, 2017 at 7:01 pm

        June it wasn’t Mary Francis who opened her mouth to the americans. It was Kenny Anthony. Just for your information

      5. Anonymous
        January 29, 2017 at 1:49 pm

        Stop being a Jackass and use your brains. You fool.

      6. Anonymous
        January 27, 2017 at 10:39 am

        Trust me they will when it hits them. They don’t care now. The politicians don’t care . It’s the little people getting robbed and shot. See how quickly they put up barriers by the Marina when one white person got hit by a car there. Now look at all those dangerous roads all over the island that have no sort of protection from the huge drops. Many locals have died on these. Nothing done.

        But one day, those chickens will come home to roost. The little people will have nothing for them to steal. They will turn to the big people.

      7. Tashaii
        January 27, 2017 at 12:56 pm

        totally agree with you……when it his home the y will care..

      8. It Really Works Guyz
        January 27, 2017 at 8:50 pm

        Eyes > Guns evritiem

    2. The Batman
      January 27, 2017 at 7:06 pm

      The police are in a comatose state. We the good citizens that have to declare war on the bandits and put them 6 feet under. And then when the next bandit is caught by the police and charged you hearing that the criminal was granted bail for $5000. Whilst on bail he gets a fireman and squeezes the trigger……….

  3. Sanshez
    January 27, 2017 at 9:04 am

    I agree with u totally Elegal we need to report to the police everything we knw

    1. Yall Niggas
      January 27, 2017 at 8:51 pm

      Ain’t Doin’ (Word deleted)

  4. Vibz
    January 27, 2017 at 9:13 am

    Once again another life has been lost to senseless violence. Condolences to the family of the victim. Crime is going to spiral out of control once the perpetrators are not apprehended. Some of these thugs are career criminals, they make their living by preying on people and selling illicit substances. The Police Force has to be more proactive and the citizens become more involved in fighting this scourge.

    1. I Like You
      January 27, 2017 at 8:58 pm

      You’re the only person in this entire comment section with both good spelling, and a good point. Hats off to you.

  5. Sad-But-True
    January 27, 2017 at 9:25 am

    Evil Chastanet has shown the uwp voters that he is unfit, reckless, bad orator with a Degenerate and Inferior Intellect than anyone has seen before. And now we all are witnessing what has happened in one month. We have never in the history of this island had 12 murders in one month.
    Thanks Evil Chastanet and your UWP hou.se s.laves, who thought you, being a white man, would be their Saviour.

    1. Anonymous
      January 27, 2017 at 9:30 am

      I feel is a ANGRY SLP voter like sad but true comitting these crimes and commenting to blame the prime minister…DAS SLP work self SABOTAGE

      1. Anonymous
        January 27, 2017 at 10:10 am

        Why don’t u find a job
        And be of some use
        you salty n bitter

      2. Anonymous
        January 27, 2017 at 11:19 am

        πŸ˜‚πŸ˜‚…u vex mun?

      3. Gemini
        January 28, 2017 at 8:11 am

        You took the words right out my mouth anonymous.. get the police to bring him in for questioning.

    2. june
      January 27, 2017 at 10:14 am

      Paix Chou ou la.

    3. june
      January 27, 2017 at 10:16 am

      Is The SLP work to send their fellas and commit crime, everytime UWP in power.

  6. Anonymous
    January 27, 2017 at 9:32 am

    Well said sad-but-true

  7. Sad-But-True
    January 27, 2017 at 9:54 am

    This is what you get when you continue to allow yourselves to be fooled by white men.
    Has history taught you illiterates, backward UWP house sl.aves anything?
    Did our Ancestors died in Vain?
    I know what Evil Chastanet is saying in his private abode about you, house sl.aves. And it’s nothing good.
    You love subjugation. And will defend your own subjugation too. This is how foo.lish, you are as a group.

    1. I Am Your Biggest Fan, Sad-But-True
      January 27, 2017 at 9:01 pm

      I’ve been following your comments on every other SLT article and I must say you’re amazing. Never before have I seen such a dedicated, relentless approach to trolling. How do you do it? Teach me your ways.

      1. Anonymous
        January 28, 2017 at 8:51 am

        LMAO. Yes Sad-But-True is indeed the GOAT

      2. Anonymous
        January 28, 2017 at 10:39 am

        Lmaooooo. Good one.

    2. Gemini
      January 28, 2017 at 8:22 am

      Iv been meaning to set you straight (Words deleted)… I can assure you that the day Lucians find out who you are… you will regret your wicked tongue…get a job, go to church, please I beg you. Our country is in need of prayers and you continue to talk crap on social media.
      For your sake, I pray SLP soon becomes your government and for the rest of our sake I pray there is no more crime. But I promise you, if the tables turn and crime continues…go bury yourself alive…In my opinion, you are a waste of 9 months…just like the criminals…

    3. Get me sick!
      January 28, 2017 at 8:57 am

      How much do you get paid sad -but -true? Your posts are so irritating and moronic. People like you are a major part of our problem. LACK OF EDUCATION!

  8. f p jean
    January 27, 2017 at 9:56 am

    If there were the death penalty they would think twice. Befor they pull the trigger. It is time to do the walking and stop the talking we are going to loose our tourism industry and lots of innocent lives while the killers sits and devour race payers monies while the killings continues st Lucia has become a despicable place because ok all those premeditated and deliberate killings

  9. Anonymous
    January 27, 2017 at 10:01 am

    The police in St.lucia will have to be given the ok to get very aggressive in finding these criminals. Can’t be pretty no more.find and neutralize them. The laws must change. Much to easy.No jail.

  10. Anonymous
    January 27, 2017 at 10:23 am

    So long these things going on but is chastanet..

  11. Anonymous
    January 27, 2017 at 10:36 am

    Why the editors of this medium do no get rid of this Sad (Word deleted) Idiot called Sad but true. For one this individual knows nothing as it relates yo history. Mr/Madam editor please stop posting this idiot comments because it would appear that you will lose your readership.
    Serious issues are effecting us as a nation and you are enabling such idiots comments to be read worldwide.

    1. Wahyah
      January 27, 2017 at 12:52 pm

      That’s not the case…. at least sad-But-true related to the PM or country and not personally attacking anyone on this medium

    2. Rude Gyal Cecil
      January 27, 2017 at 5:02 pm

      How about ignoring it? Take care you’ll eh burst a blood vessel.

  12. hardhittin
    January 27, 2017 at 10:38 am

    can the home affairs dept. etc try starting gun armnesty ..bring in illegal guns for rewards etc to try something ..nothing is being done

    1. You're Going To Jail
      January 27, 2017 at 9:02 pm

      I am reporting you to the police for hitting others, and hard at that.

  13. Guyy Foxx
    January 27, 2017 at 11:32 am

    Operation Restore Confidence (O.R.C.)

  14. Anonymous
    January 27, 2017 at 11:36 am

    I am sorry but for now I believe in vigilantism. …it’s tI’m something happen

    1. t. Fellow Vigilante Hopeful
      January 27, 2017 at 8:52 pm

      Hope you’re a good shot.

  15. Anonymous
    January 27, 2017 at 11:39 am

    ORC needed or a Castro approach!! We need such done now!!

  16. Anonymous
    January 27, 2017 at 11:46 am

    Where where where I really don’t know what’s happening, year in year out we hear people give the police time to do their jobs and the same goes to the politicians sadly don’t know

    1. Just Trying To Help
      January 27, 2017 at 8:57 pm

      It’s happening here.

  17. Frustrated by your comments
    January 27, 2017 at 11:46 am

    Stop being small minded & stop looking like a fool all the time to b blaming the prime minister. Blame yourselves cause you guys know what’s going on in the communities & don’t say anything to the police. Stop harboring the criminals speak out. It could b my relatives I reporting their ass.

  18. Frustrated by your comments
    January 27, 2017 at 11:47 am

    Stop being small minded & stop looking like a fool all the time to b blaming the prime minister. Blame yourselves cause you guys know what’s going on in the communities & don’t say anything to the police. Stop harboring the criminals speak out. It could b my relatives I reporting (Words deleted).

  19. prayful
    January 27, 2017 at 12:12 pm

    Actually no one it’s to blame for those sicos they got a mind of their own.our country not the only one battling with dis situation.ppl wat we have to do is corporate wit the police ur identity will b save I guarantee dat and most of all we need to go down on our knees and claim the blood of Jesus upon our country believe have faith dat your prayers will b answered no one can help us right now b the hands of most high GOD cause not is impossible with him .plz stop pointing finger dat doesn’t help it makes matters worst.

    1. Seventh Day Adventist
      January 27, 2017 at 8:55 pm

      Sure, Jan.

  20. Merciful
    January 27, 2017 at 12:35 pm

    Some st Lucian are just dumb. You all really believe the police can help stop the killings? Can you all recount how many police officers who commit crimes and nothing is done about it. You hear a male police raped a little boy nothing for that. Police men raped a woman, nothing. So what the hell do u expect from the criminals, it’s like the blind leading the blind. Who ever commits a crime and I mean police, politicions, business owners, lawyer, doctors etc should have to face the court system like any regular St Lucian citizen.

  21. Wahyah
    January 27, 2017 at 1:04 pm

    Until we as a people have trust in the judicial system and police the crime rate won’t subside. The criminals know that they most likely won’t b caught and even so some nenen or paweh will get them out. The system itself is corrupt so justice can’t prevail. 11Γ—12=121….. investigations are ongoing my foot

    1. Leave Math Alone
      January 27, 2017 at 8:54 pm

      What does math have to do with this?

  22. anonymous
    January 27, 2017 at 1:22 pm

    ignorant people talking about pOlympics??? smh.
    chasenet just reach. black or white we need to fix the current situat ion collectively.

  23. anonymous
    January 27, 2017 at 1:26 pm

    sad but true… you are just as guilty as the murderers coming on here talking g nonsense. say something positive that contributes

  24. Anonymous
    January 27, 2017 at 1:28 pm

    i bet you if it was the opposition who was in power right now, every other comment would have kenny in it. we must demand more of our leaders.

  25. Anonymous
    January 27, 2017 at 1:41 pm

    It’s the duty of the government to revisit laws change it around and work on creating or implementing a vicious type of solution to get rid of those criminals! It’s a shame we have to have a life taken away so senselessly everyday!

  26. Anonymous
    January 27, 2017 at 1:48 pm

    Better we start to pray for stlucia

    1. I'm Really A Jehovah's Witness
      January 27, 2017 at 8:49 pm

      Surely God will get rid of the bad guys if we just pray hard enough!

  27. Randy
    January 27, 2017 at 2:07 pm

    My condolences go out to the family. One person has suggested that we have a gun Amnesty, which is an idea. Does anyone else have any suggestions as to what they would do if they were the PM? Or what we could do as citizens?

    1. Anonymous
      January 27, 2017 at 2:39 pm

      We’ve had a gun amnesty. The SLP gov’t paid hundreds for the guns. The gunslingers took the money and bought better guns. At this point there is very little citizens can do save patrolling the streets themselves. But remember the gunslingers have guns. You have? This is a situation clearly in the realm of the authorities. Sure we can cooperate when we see a crime. But how competent are the police in delivering on prosecuting. And imagine you testifying to a crime for the police to lose the case. What happens to you when the gunslinger is free?

      The only solution to this is allowing citizens to carry firearms. The thugs have no problem acquiring them. They have no problem using them because they know law abiding citizens are unarmed. Imagine if this thief knew this guy has a firearm and the will to use it. Would he have taken a chance to rob and shoot the guy? I highly doubt that. Fighting fire with fire is the only solution sometimes.

      1. The Batman
        January 27, 2017 at 7:11 pm

        DO YOU KNOW THAT TO IMPORT TOY GUNS YOU NEED A PERMIT FROM THE POLICE COMMISSIONER.? NOW THERE ARE MORE REAL ILLEGAL FIREMANS IN THE HANDS OF CRIMINALS THAN THERE ARE TOY GUNS AMONG LAW ABIDING CITIZENS! SMH.

      2. Gotham Citizen
        January 27, 2017 at 8:46 pm

        Ask Gordon to do something then, Batman!

  28. manicou
    January 27, 2017 at 4:13 pm

    The seeds of st.lucia’s social ills were planted during slavery and at independence: slavery damaged many: psychologically emotionally mentally. Giving so called independence without adequate economic help to build infrastructure, educate the masses, and set them on strong footing has trickled down for decades: teen pregnancies, poverty, dysfunctional homes, frustration, short tempers, fights, beayings, violence etc. Police cannot solve this.

  29. Anonymous
    January 27, 2017 at 5:48 pm

    I think they should in bring back the deft penalty, an eye dB for an eye

    1. Anon
      January 27, 2017 at 8:48 pm

      NO! Not the deft penalty! We’d only be training them!

  30. The Batman
    January 27, 2017 at 6:59 pm

    ALL OF A SUDDEN IN ONE MONTH WE HAVE 11 HOMICIDES. I FEEL LIKE BECOMING A VIGILANTE TO RID THE PLACE OF ALL OF THEM BANDITS.
    And nobody eh see nothing? Nobody know who the gunmen are? So many cellphones around the place peeping into people’s bedrooms for as little as $700 and nobody cannot take pictures of the bandits for free? What is the reward for exposing the bandits via social media? Now every bandit with a gun feels free to walk the streets killing people. I say we adopt a zero tolerance to illegal gun crimes and that we have no bail for persons found with illegal firearms. Now the police USE of FORCE POLICY must be tweaked ensure that there is a shoot-to-kill policy by the police once they encounter resistance from bandits with illegal firearms.
    GET A HANDLE ON THIS ESCALATING HOMICIDE RATE BEFORE WE THE LAW-ABIDING CITIZENS DE-ESCALATE THE CRIME RATE BY WIPING OUT THE FEW BANDITS AMONGST US.

    1. Citizen Of Gotham
      January 27, 2017 at 8:42 pm

      Save us, Batman.

  31. The Commentator
    January 27, 2017 at 7:35 pm

    Is Saint Lucia becoming a gangster’s paradise?

    1. Coolio
      January 27, 2017 at 8:43 pm

      Been spending most our lives…

  32. Ouch
    January 27, 2017 at 8:34 pm

    Why cant sad but true say what he or she feels…..the same way you guys said it was Kenny to blame for it at the time he was in the SIT.a bunch of 2 face lucians coming on here n pretend as if they never read a comment made about Kenny.. why is it some can say n others can’t….ti-chas words and I quote… has Kenny made us more.so I ask has t-chas made us more safe…loook it and take it and smoke it…unless we dont stop our thinking about which government has more right in this country of ours this wont stop..

    1. Where Does It Hurt?
      January 27, 2017 at 8:47 pm

      r u ok?

  33. Anonymous
    January 28, 2017 at 10:53 am

    She described her brother as a very quiet person who goes to work every morning.

    β€œHe does not have trouble with anybody because he is very quiet,” Satney said of her brother who is a construction worker
    .This is one time i will agree with a family member who says their relative is no part of a gang and that he was a loving brother
    I know the guy Personally i grew up with him for a while
    to make matters worst Peter was a DIFFERENTLY ABLE person not totally but some what slow in his thinking to take the life of a hard working man cries shame on our youth
    what has the National youth council has to say about what is happening with the youth
    they were quick to make a statement on the ubaldus scandal

  34. Anonymous
    January 28, 2017 at 11:07 am

    the National Youth Council should try in some form or fashion to reach those trouble youth
    To say kenny and the labour party is not responsible for the crimes today would be a lie
    Answer these questions and make your own judgement

    How long ago was Universal secondary school commissioned ?
    who really went to those new schools built?
    what really took place at those schools
    could the students sent to some of these schools coupe with the syllabus
    what is the drop off rate at some of these schools
    which form have the highest rate of drop outs
    were there any technical subjects taught at these schools
    are some of these students employable and finally
    what are the ages of those persons committing the crimes.
    CONNECT THE DOTS AND WE WILL SEE WHY KENNY IS RESPONSIBLE FOR WHAT IS HAPPENING WITH THE YOUTH OF TODAY

  35. Concern Citizen
    January 28, 2017 at 2:09 pm

    its sad that whiles our country is going through this crisis ppl look upon and blame politicians. the crime situation is affecting us as a citizen. we all need to do our part in its prevention. Make use of y’all smart phones and start recording when you see something is happening. A little can go along way. If you have information give it to the police not your gossipy neighbor. PPL we need to take back our country from these criminals. to many innocent ppl dying.

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