Police probe 3 suspected suicides

 Three suspected suicides have been reported this week, two of them about an hour of each other.

On Wednesday, police were summoned to Maynard Hill, Castries, where 16 year old Nakyshka Edgar was found at her residence, suspended by the neck.

According to a police press statement, Edgar was conveyed to the Victoria Hospital via ambulance, where she was pronounced dead by a medical practitioner, at around 5:05 p.m.

About an hour later, there was another report of a suspected suicide, this time at Gadette, Dennery.

Police said Kurt Arnold Remy Mason, a forty two year old resident of Gadette, Dennery, originally of Micoud, was found suspended by the neck from a ceiling.

The discovery was made by a family member at around 6:30 p.m.

Mason is reported to have been last seen alive about half an hour earlier.

Days earlier, on Monday, September 11, 2017 Lazarus Alexander, a 46 year old resident of Grande Ravine, Dennery, was admitted to the St. Jude Hospital,  after having allegedly ingested a noxious substance.

On Monday, September 18, 2017, he succumbed and was formally pronounced dead about 11:50 a.m.

PRESS RELEASES:

Police Press Release 1 (Suspected Suicide at Gadette, Dennery)

Police were summoned to the scene of a suspected suicide at Gadette, Dennery, on Wednesday, September 20, 2017.

Kurt Arnold Remy Mason, a forty two (42) year old resident of Gadette, Dennery, originally of Micoud, was found suspended by the neck from a ceiling, by a family member, about 6:30 p.m. He was last seen alive about 6:00 a.m. of the same day.

A post mortem is scheduled for 9:00 a.m. on Friday, September 22, 2017.

The circumstances surrounding the death are currently under investigation.

 

Police Press Release 2 (Suspected Suicide at Grande Ravine, Dennery)

Lazarus Alexander, a forty six (46) year old resident of Grande Ravine, Dennery, was admitted to the St. Jude Hospital, on Monday, September 11, 2017, after having allegedly ingested a noxious substance.

On Monday, September 18, 2017, he succumbed and was formally pronounced dead about 11:50 a.m.

A post mortem examination was conducted, which revealed that he died as a result of multiple organ dysfunction, secondary to alleged paraquat ingestion.

The circumstances surrounding the death are currently under investigation.

 

Police Press Release 3 (Suspected Suicide at Maynard Hill)

Police were summoned to the scene of a suspected suicide at Maynard Hill, Castries, on Wednesday, September 21, 2017.

Nakyshka Edgar, a sixteen (16) year old resident of Maynard Hill, was found at her residence, suspended by the neck. She was conveyed to the Victoria Hospital, via ambulance, where she was pronounced dead by a medical practitioner, about 5:05 p.m.

A post mortem examination is scheduled for 11:00 a.m. today, Thursday, September 21, 2017.

The circumstances surrounding the death are currently under investigation.

7 Comments

  1. Anonymous
    September 21, 2017 at 1:44 pm Reply

    OMG 3 in rapid succession oh lord why is the wored coming to that

  2. hilary lambert
    September 21, 2017 at 1:45 pm Reply

    smh

  3. truth
    September 21, 2017 at 1:49 pm Reply

    ohhhh….my LORD
    well….all i can say is that these are all SACRIFICES believe it or NOT

    1. Anonymous
      September 21, 2017 at 6:30 pm Reply

      how many times must I say this…the devil don’t want any hard backs. fresh virgin blood he wants. choopz

  4. Anonymous
    September 21, 2017 at 4:52 pm Reply

    Wats happening this days with the ppl in st Lucia

  5. Anonymous
    September 21, 2017 at 7:00 pm Reply

    So sad for the families of those victims the question is why what has prompted those reactions and sudden outbreak of three suicides smh my heart goes out to their families

  6. Anonymous
    September 24, 2017 at 9:59 am Reply

    SEEK GOD!

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