Update: Homicide at Sunbilt, Castries

Press Release:-Police are investigating the circumstances surrounding the death of a fifty two (52) year old resident of Sunbuilt, namely Peter Satney.

Police received a report reference to a shooting at Sunbilt, Castries, about 6:00 a.m. on Friday, January 27, 2017. Peter Satney, who allegedly sustained three (3) gunshot wounds to the abdominal region, was conveyed to the Victoria Hospital, via ambulance, where he succumbed to his injuries.

He was pronounced dead about 6:45a.m. A post mortem is scheduled for today, Friday January 27, 2017.

Investigations are continuing into this matter.

This is the eleventh homicide for the year 2017.