Saint Lucia records another homicide

Saint Lucia has recorded homicide number fifteen  for 2017 with the stabbing death today of a Bois Patat resident identified as Uroy Theophilus, aka ‘Not Nice’, law enforcement sources have disclosed.

According to the sources, the victim was taken to Victoria Hospital at around 7:00 p.m. and later succumbed.

The details surrounding the stabbing were not immediately clear.

An official told the Times that the deceased was well known to the police.

66 Comments

  1. fhyh
    February 7, 2017 at 9:04 pm

    Boy oh boy another one wat is going on

    1. Anonymous
      February 8, 2017 at 7:27 am

      Another tape recorder comment. “What is going on” smh . If y’all don’t have a valid contribution please don’t comment, its annoying reading the same retarded phrases.

      1. MKB
        February 8, 2017 at 3:20 pm

        You are the retard one. Idiot you keep reading it. how nice you can read.

  2. Concerned
    February 7, 2017 at 9:09 pm

    We Need to put a stop to all songs promoting violence, from being played on the air ways in our country, they are having a negative impact to our Helen Of The WEST

    1. Real nigga
      February 7, 2017 at 9:13 pm

      REALLY………??? in this day and age where everyone has a smart phone? underneath what stone did u crawl out from?

      1. Ns
        February 7, 2017 at 9:59 pm

        Lol

      2. Hellooo
        February 8, 2017 at 6:53 am

        Well first you refer yourself to what you are. The writer is accurate, those sins promote violence and hype up those who listen to them continuously. If you want to make love, you will choose certain lyrics. Ban the somgs I say! Having a smart phone does not make one smart, bring in a garage does not make one a car.

      3. Anonymous
        February 8, 2017 at 7:04 am

        say what?

      4. Anonymous
        February 8, 2017 at 7:34 am

        I think u missed out the point of the smart phone comment. Its impossible to ban anything with access to the world wide web you moron.

      5. Queen
        February 8, 2017 at 9:43 am

        LMAO. Good answer

    2. Phyl
      February 7, 2017 at 9:27 pm

      Indeed.

    3. Anonymous
      February 7, 2017 at 9:28 pm

      People have their own damn brain. I listen to gangsta songs n never even think of killing someone. Don’t blame the songs.

      1. Vibz
        February 8, 2017 at 7:15 am

        These songs, with their vile lyrics, definitely have a negative impact on the minds of the weak and vulnerable in society. I have seen this first hand. If we don’t stand up for something, we’ll fall for anything. The murder rate is frightening and the authorities are for the most part too silent. It’s time for the government, law enforcement and the general public to declare ‘war’ on these criminals and miscreants in the society. See something, say something.

    4. Crying out
      February 7, 2017 at 10:07 pm

      I totally agree, too many negative songs promoting revenge, anger and sexual immorality are played on our radios. So many songs banned in other Caribbean countries play freely on our radios as if our radar is the lowest. What is wrong with us?

    5. Anonymous
      February 7, 2017 at 10:20 pm

      The songs have nothing to do with it ,
      The generation of to day just think it OK to kill ,for nothing

      1. Anonymous
        February 14, 2017 at 12:44 pm

        Well science has proven that they do have an effect music is in our *jeans* and it not only affects or mental but also our physical and spiritual so we should be careful what we listen to and dwell on

  3. Anonymous
    February 7, 2017 at 9:10 pm

    Queh say blag…….

  4. Susan
    February 7, 2017 at 9:26 pm

    What (Words deleted) is going on in lucia .These young guys need to stop taking one another life.

  5. Anonymous
    February 7, 2017 at 9:26 pm

    Simply as dat let the criminal’s kill each other. U kill someone so who ever the last person to commit a murder. The one cumin in will kill him. He has to pray now no one commit murder cuz he will b next .

  6. ia
    February 7, 2017 at 9:27 pm

    Hear his name “not nice” and known to police?
    Mate must be pull nuff hit already

  7. Susan
    February 7, 2017 at 9:29 pm

    A whole lot of a ssholes spoiling st.lucia name by committee useless murders choops tan

  8. kat
    February 7, 2017 at 9:30 pm

    They need blood for that dsh project so the blood have to flow.That project won’t b on holy ground,it’s not blessed.The blood of the youngsters r needed for it to run smoothly.

    1. ia
      February 7, 2017 at 9:31 pm

      Chpz. Good over coming evil. Go n pray

      Idiot

    2. Black Pearl
      February 7, 2017 at 10:43 pm

      Stop talking crap. The devil only deals with virgins he doh want no hard backs. Lol

      1. omg
        February 8, 2017 at 10:27 am

        LMAOOOOOOOOOOO

  9. uknown
    February 7, 2017 at 9:33 pm

    I say lucia on a role trying and get d most kills for the year.

  10. Mercy: What more??????
    February 7, 2017 at 9:34 pm

    Concerned not only songs. Movies likewise. I just had a fall out with my 14 years old song he listening to there and all I can hear in the song is suicide. Imagine a well known secondary is having the students to create songs for theatre arts using that filthy song. I cautioned him. He cursed me using the f … Word. SMH. Theatre arts plus visuals arts should be banned in school. All these subjects creating all these problems in the island. They removed religious education for theatre arts and visual arts. All these encourage spiritualism. Lord intervene.

    1. black pearl
      February 7, 2017 at 10:52 pm

      Your 14 year old cursed you and you think the problem is theatre arts, music or movies? Smh

      1. Anonymous
        February 8, 2017 at 7:44 am

        Ikr lol. These people are retarded & so is their grammar.

      2. god is love
        February 9, 2017 at 9:08 am

        My sentiments exactly! This parent is clearly in denial….

    2. Jehovah witness
      February 8, 2017 at 1:48 am

      If my 14 yr old cussed me that would be another homicide recorded for st.lucia.

    3. Anonymous
      February 8, 2017 at 4:25 am

      He curse u an he still remain teeth, aa mwen mem

    4. C'mon Man!
      February 8, 2017 at 5:30 am

      So the school have to teach ur 14yr old religious knowledge for u… as a parent u couldn’t raise him properly. U wanna blame it on theatre arts n visual arts. Please go bk under the rock where u came from. 14 n cursing my mother ha! Teeth wouldn’t be in my mouth again.

  11. Anonymous
    February 7, 2017 at 9:49 pm

    Sad situation

  12. Jesus is y
    February 7, 2017 at 9:52 pm

    Parents dont give up dont give your children control. Take charge with GOD. TAKE CHARGE OF YOUR HOUSEHOLD WITH GOD!!!!

  13. Met Bordah
    February 7, 2017 at 9:52 pm

    @Mercy: What more?????? Its your kind of ignorance and short comings as a parent that creates criminals, not the music. Your son curse you using the F… Word and you blaming the school arts program for that? WOW. Parents you all can do better than that. Discipline your children and become an authoritative figure in your kids life. If my Curse me in my house that I paying bills, he will have to split them bills with half with me or get his rass out. Tough love. I not raising no little criminals. My kids are my responsibility, not anyone elses.

  14. Anonymous
    February 7, 2017 at 10:00 pm

    It is not that people will not have access to violent songs if these songs are not promoted publicly, but they will not feel encouraged to act out negatively as a result. The critical consideration is that violent songs, and movies too, tend to encourage negative behaviour. So when these songs and movies are given public air play and screen plan, people who are predisposed to violence will see this as a form of public endorsement. And they will act as copy cats. Songs against people are also inspiring negative action that may well be unfair.

  15. Anonymous
    February 7, 2017 at 10:00 pm

    Funeral directors not campaigning they are not complaining Crick, Rambally, Lazarus

    1. Anonymous
      February 7, 2017 at 10:15 pm

      Dem man making the least amount of doe in murders, get a life dum dum

  16. Dan West
    February 7, 2017 at 10:15 pm

    Election victories always come at a cost!! Blood must flow!!

  17. Ns
    February 7, 2017 at 10:17 pm

    Well as long as is not innocent people they killing let them play cause all of them is bad man den days …well it’s (not nice) but it’s ok that’s the same set that robs hard workin people good job boys keep playin

  18. Moor
    February 7, 2017 at 10:20 pm

    @Concerned…I agree all these music with negativity and dirtiness have the Caribbean in a dark place also these shows especially Western/ Hollywood influence shows should be blocks from our stations… There’s a lot of organ harvesting in the world especially the West Indies and young black men is the prime target

  19. Anonymous
    February 7, 2017 at 11:01 pm

    Im just here for the comments

  20. Priapus
    February 7, 2017 at 11:11 pm

    That was not nice the way Not Nice met his demise.

  21. Anonymous
    February 7, 2017 at 11:17 pm

    Thats all the police good for ….putting caution tape…and telling the media move there….

    1. Blessings
      February 8, 2017 at 9:11 am

      Lol, lol, lol.. U have me laughing nonstop!… There’s still hope for Slu though🙏🙏

    2. Anonymous
      February 8, 2017 at 10:15 am

      all you good for is bashing the f… police but then u not doing nothing to better the situation.the public is the police.

  22. 666
    February 8, 2017 at 12:26 am

    Keep it up, y’all will break the record this year. /Sarcasm.

  23. Mel
    February 8, 2017 at 1:01 am

    Mercy Lord, stop criticizing other people’s comments and make your own contribution. Everyone has a right to their opinion.

  24. Peace Lily
    February 8, 2017 at 1:28 am

    So sad sch a beautiful country with beautiful people

  25. repent and seek God
    February 8, 2017 at 5:48 am

    It is going to get worst, the bible already prophesied that. Only God can be able to protect us from the devil.and those demons out there. This year has just began, our young men are killing each other, we need to pray, turn from our wicked ways and seek God. The devil knows that his time is short

  26. The Crow
    February 8, 2017 at 6:27 am

    Again, I ask the question where is the minister and the pm in all of this? We need them to allay the fears of the nation for They are ultimately responsible for the security of this nation. They must let us know what policies they have in place to tackle crime. They have to! These policies do provide guidance to law enforcement groups in their efforts for tackiling crime.

    We do not want them to tell us about “people doing voodoo” or “it is the last administration’s fault” or “parents must be more responsible” or “the police need more guns”. People’s lives are being taken at an alarming rate and it seems we will, by midyear, surpass the record number of homicides. They (The Chas and security minister) need to be front and center or else the people WILL MAKE THEM!

    Now over to you Sad-But-True.

  27. The Crow
    February 8, 2017 at 6:29 am

    Again, I ask the question where is the minister and the pm in all of this? We need them to allay the fears of the nation for They are ultimately responsible for the security of this nation. They must let us know what policies they have in place to tackle crime. They have to! These policies do provide guidance to law enforcement groups in their efforts for tackiling crime.

    We do not want them to tell us about “people doing voodoo” or “it is the last administration’s fault” or “parents must be more responsible” or “the police need more guns”. People’s lives are being taken at an alarming rate and it seems we will, by midyear, surpass the record number of homicides. They (The Chas and security minister) need to be front and center or else the people WILL MAKE THEM!

    Now over to you Sad-But-True.

    1. Anonymous
      February 8, 2017 at 8:44 am

      I believe the rate of killings has nothing to do with the PM or any Minister or the Police or the law. It has everything to do with US…we the people of the nation who hide the criminals behinds the scenes. The past killings which have happened in the public eye, in broad daylight, in the view of many eye-witnesses with no hidden identity of the faces of the criminals are never reported. However, when a killing is done by the Police who tried to apprehend a criminal, hundreds of witness speak up. so I say, only blame ourselves…..the society we live in.

      1. One
        February 8, 2017 at 9:18 am

        I couldn’t agree with you more. People never see anything when the Police question them about an incident but yet call out to the same Police and say they not solving crime.

      2. The Crow
        February 8, 2017 at 10:07 am

        Are you kidding me!? The PM and Security minister are directly responsible for SECURITY of the country and therefore, they MUST come out and show LEADERSHIP in the fight against crime.

        The call is not for them to itemize the nitty gritty of fighting crime but they MUST iterate government’s policies on HOW crime will be tackled. This is not about politics but about ALLAYING the fears of the public!

        On another note, if politics is what it is then, when Kenny was PM, the mantra was “Kenny needs to address the nation” or “Lacobs needs to address this”. Today, y’all saying ministers should not be held accountable!? They must DEAL with it!

  28. Anonymous
    February 8, 2017 at 6:37 am

    We have to start somewhere… filter negative public media first.

  29. Just saying
    February 8, 2017 at 7:06 am

    Everytime i read about another murder i am afraid to come here to read the comments which are being made by our people. They potray such grace in ignorance by typing what their minds tell them to.
    The fact is; our social structure has crumbled and fallen. No one cares about anyone until you read or hear of one killing another then the smart comments come out. Over the years there has been a break down in the family structure. We have homes with one parent. Homes where the child has to send his or her self to school note i said child that is 5 – 6 years young. Families where the parents care more about going out. Drinking. Having fun they call it and return home screaming at the kid(s) because all they want to do now is rest and poor babies are hungry. This is where the problem starts. In the home. Parents have to be more resonsible or should be held accoountabl for their actions. If a child drops out of school the school should investigate. Government should allocate funs for parents who cant afford so that the children can get their basic needs and in the same breath hold parents responsible if their child does not go to school. A few weeks in jail would wake alot of them up.
    Some of you say ” let the criminals kill each other” oh thats a brilliant idea dont you think? The problem is the older criminals arent even doing crime anymore. Its the young men now barely i their 20s . And if you were to kill them all off then what happens? The little criminals in training, those who skip school, those who are always in fights, those who walk around town with half if not all their asses haunging out of their trousers. These ones come right up and take the place of the fallen.
    What i am saying is : we need to take responsibility for our actions. We have allowed this to go on for to long and all we do is point a finger. Cast the blame on others because its easy to do. And it feels good not being responsible. Heck it feels good being a critique. What we are not realizing is that the cure to this social ill isnt laws or killing them off or casting blame, its bringing back the true meaning of family. Stop saying society falied me or her or him. If theres no family then theres no society. Just a bunch of educated animals running in different directions. If we truly want this crime thing to stop. Then parents pay attention to your children. Please.

  30. smh
    February 8, 2017 at 7:19 am

    I strongly believe most of these murders connected….bois den murders and bois patat ……the blood is flowing in slu #Prayers

  31. fearless.....
    February 8, 2017 at 7:21 am

    Most of the victims or perpetrators are are know to the police!!!!hello the police allowing them to restore confidence back in our country….there are some unfortunate ones and for them and their family we sympathize….but for those who terrorize the country and their neighbors life and property I say take them out…..

  32. Anonymous
    February 8, 2017 at 8:36 am

    In a way it’s a good thing that the criminals are the ones doing the killings, because when its the Police hundreds of witnesses speak up but when its the criminals coincidentally….no witnesses, even when the killing happens in a crowd of people. the whole nation is quiet then, no justice for the crime, but when its the police everyone wants justice for the deceased criminal……….Mary Francis, take note.
    My philosophy, its ok for the criminals to take out their own kind…….good with me….SHAME ON YOU ST. LUCIANS

  33. My Thoughts
    February 8, 2017 at 8:37 am

    Mr Prime Minister the way forward to addressing this alarming crime situation is not to give the police more men or guns. We need to tackle the root cause of the problem. We need to strengthen our family structure. We need to put sanctions in place for those parents who turn a blind eye on their kids or if we already have sanctions enforce them please. I am tired of seeing young kids out there especially in vieux-fort begging for food. We have real social problems in st Lucia and we need to go after them. The police force, Human Services, Social Transformation, the Department of Justice need to work collaboratively to come up with a sensible and logical strategy in which to deal with the situation. Also the religious groups need to go after troubled souls; get up on your cheeks to win souls for God. Preaching on the television is not enough, a crusade is not enough. People this is serious and we need to cooperate to help bring a positive change to this society.

    1. Anonymous
      February 8, 2017 at 12:19 pm

      Finally somebody on this site say something sensible.
      Most of these lil boy criminals with no fathers, mothers overseas trying to make a dollar, grandmother too old to hold them firm…etc etc They are just kids who went astray. Couples fight and kill each other, leaving kids parentless cus they don’t have the skills to raise strong families and deal with the pressures in this world. Start at the root, help kids to see their value and the value of life, rebuild and support the family structure, the community, the neighbourhood system. Then crime might decrease.

  34. La Mer
    February 8, 2017 at 8:43 am

    The songs ! The songs ! My ass! That’s all y’all can say in 2017 ?! People wasn’t dying before gangsta music lololol
    I swear !

    We have Nobel laureates in literature and economics ! How literate and economical Savy are out country citizens as a result ? Lmao !

    Music is a reflection of art, art is reflection of life and the society on a hold. The music relay what’s seen and experienced based on the societal norms. The deterioration of the arts is just an indication that society is failing. Society is failing to inspirer not the other way around

    How about ..

    The government supplying the streets with the guns and drugs, bad business, coke deals gone wrong, young people with no source of income, bigger heads indulging in acts of prostitution, no facilities for sports and arts and the recognition of those who make attempts to better their situation, brutal police killings, unfair justice systems, fininacial aid going to the over privileged vs the less fortunate .. Let’s start at the root of the problems and not blame the results

  35. Anonymous
    February 8, 2017 at 11:33 am

    They need to bring back the gallo’s see if they will not stop so of the their mentality is I killing you n go and take a year for u that’s nothing. I’ll eat n drink n get fat that’s nothing but I kkow u gone.

  36. Bwet Cucu
    February 8, 2017 at 6:41 pm

    Do y’all in Jamaica papcarn and all them artists their music is allowed on local airwaves ? The Jamaican government believe by banning such tunes on the airwaves it can help quell their murder rate so my boys export the music to us let out DJ’s at it and corrupt our youth! Dexter Daps a few lines of his tune—Shot fire every man a drop flat
    Everybody strap, every pon a knock
    Spin like the rims on the Cadillac
    When the M1 a knock
    Shot fire every man a drop flat
    We around here so everybody, back-back

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