Hospital Road resident attacked by bandits

Hospital Road resident attacked by bandits

Hospital Road resident, Leonard D’Auvergne, has reported being attacked by bandits as he walked near Constitution Park in Castries Friday night.

The 22 year disclosed that he was on his way home when the incident happened.

“Some guys tried to rob me,” D’Auvergne explained.

He said that while he was being attacked he fought back and received punches to the face from his assailants.

The victim said he could not recall how many persons were involved in the attack.

“They had a whole gang of them,” D’Auvergne stated.

He said he eventually ran away from the attackers who did not succeed in relieving him of any of his valuables and encountered some police officers who took him to the hospital.

However D’Auvergne said after he waited a long time and did not receive medical attention, he decided to leave the medical facility.

“The hospital is a waste of time,” he declared.

He said he was ‘pissed off’ as a result of the attack on him.

Lenroy D’Auvergne, the victim’s father, said he was very upset about the incident, adding that his son could have been killed.

(Lenroy D’Auvergne)

The father expressed the hope that the police would be able to arrest the perpetrators.

 

 

 

82 Comments

  1. Treba
    October 8, 2017 at 7:58 am Reply

    Where is Chastanet?

    1. Jonathan
      October 8, 2017 at 8:15 am Reply

      U retarded or something, what does this have to with chastnet?

      1. Anonymous
        October 8, 2017 at 8:38 am Reply

        EVERYTHING, YOU MORON!

        1. mb
          October 8, 2017 at 9:57 am Reply

          I my god I guess the PM is in that street gang, that started this guy.

          1. Misty
            October 8, 2017 at 11:31 am

            Y’all seem to have FORGOTTEN, CONVENIENTLY; that Chastanet said that Kenny Anthony didn’t make St Lucia safe, but he will! 41 murders and nothing from him! Countless attacks! And still NOTHING from him! So YES! IT HAS A LOT TO DO WITH HIS LACK OF ATTENTION OR POLICY DIRECTION ON CRIME!

          2. Selah
            October 8, 2017 at 8:08 pm

            Ikr..smdh

          3. Anonymous
            October 9, 2017 at 8:24 am

            Ikfr

          4. Anonymous
            October 9, 2017 at 12:16 pm

            No, he is not but don’t forget he categorically stated during his campaign that he will stop crime in St. Lucia and even when the crime rate has been spiking not a word from him. So your literal response is rather a silly and moronic one.

      2. Anonymous
        October 8, 2017 at 9:45 am Reply

        true

      3. Chasgirl
        October 8, 2017 at 6:01 pm Reply

        He said he would stop crime. Can you at least hold him responsible for the statement. My question has he made a positive difference

      4. Anonymous
        October 8, 2017 at 6:47 pm Reply

        Wasn’t it Chastenet that said he would make Saint Lucia safe? The water has every right to call his name and quite frankly crime is at its worst and what had been the strategy? Nada!!

      5. Anonymous
        October 8, 2017 at 9:07 pm Reply

        AGREE

    2. Anonymous
      October 8, 2017 at 8:24 am Reply

      It should be u for u to look for policition

    3. Anonymous
      October 8, 2017 at 10:13 am Reply

      Really???

    4. Anonymous
      October 8, 2017 at 10:28 am Reply

      First of all my heart goes out to you young man I used to be a resident of Hospital road before I moved away and I know your family.

      Treba! For your information the whole world has a lot of crimes and it’s only going to get worse (get back to reading the King James Version Bible) If the big countries cannot stop crimes, how you expect the prime minister of Saint Lucia to be everywhere at one time, or to be able to stop it. It’s not only his problem, God will not blame him alone. It’s every citizen of the world, of Saint Lucia (That’s including you), of every country problem. If we all would turn to God then we wouldn’t have these problems. But we are so caught up in the good times, in pleasures and forget about God our creator, our redeemer, our defender; so there is what’s causing the problems.

      1. Annoyed Gasa
        October 8, 2017 at 11:09 am Reply

        Are you slow? Google something called crime rate. Everywhere has crime yes, but no where near the rate of our island. You walk through castries after dark and you’re almost certain to be attacked. That’s not ok and yes our leaders are responsible! They’re paid to represent us and to put procedures in place to combat and deter crime. At the alarming rate of violent crime in st. Lucia the leaders have presented zero strategies! That is not acceptable, continuing as usual is not acceptable. Someone else could have been murdered for as little as bus fair and a cell phone but your response is to read a bible. Your bible will fix his eye that he couldnt receice medical attention for?

        1. Anonymous
          October 8, 2017 at 12:33 pm Reply

          That’s the issue. We continue accept mediocrity and think it is the norm. This country is so lawless and authorities keep letting too many things get away dismissing it as insignificant. Only a matter of time, not even police would be able to walk the streets.

          1. Im my own boss
            October 8, 2017 at 6:47 pm

            An is da pm at url if kenny was der wat difference would it make ? Der r more bad police dan good chppzzzz dem police self not even doin der jobs is just know someone dead ask questions one two days n forget about it lots of ppl bein killed dey dont even take time out to do a proper investigation so der will always b crimes bcuz no one is ever bein caught or arrested n da police does just forget about da crime n move on

        2. Anonymous
          October 9, 2017 at 12:23 pm Reply

          And guess what the mayor they will be having city officers working round the clock (24 hours a day) with traffic books to track down traffic offenders, so its all about money to feed the lifestyle of the rich. Take note. It is not about the safety of the poor, since the rich will not be walking the streets of Castries at night but driving their AUDI, BMW and the higher end vehicles.

    5. Anonymous
      October 8, 2017 at 12:55 pm Reply

      Fly minister

    6. Anonymous
      October 8, 2017 at 8:08 pm Reply

      With your mother at the back of your house…retarded

    7. Anonymous
      October 9, 2017 at 12:25 am Reply

      Before looking for Chasrnet look for.human rights activists in St.Lucia .They were all very vocal when lawless men were dealt with by the police causing St.Lucia to be hated worldwide. You don’t hear calling for justice anymore now do we. I guess there isn’t any money or fame involve anymore. Smoke that.

  2. Anonymous
    October 8, 2017 at 8:05 am Reply

    What really is going on in this place called St Lucia? you mean citizens cannot walk the streets of castries without fear of some no good suckers looking to rob them of there valuables?.where are the city police Mr worship mayor your name is to big for you,VH self is a waste i won’t even comment on that place we have some good doctors and nurses working there but you see the ones at the front taking down your info.they have no heart and go to the back in ER you see some laughing and chating the doctors while people suffering outside.

    1. Ms. Pissed
      October 8, 2017 at 8:12 am Reply

      Lol

  3. Gadamonk
    October 8, 2017 at 8:13 am Reply

    You asking for mr.l don’t care,his # will call soon don’t worry.

  4. Anonymous
    October 8, 2017 at 8:13 am Reply

    Sno a time of the attack would have been great to know

  5. annoyed
    October 8, 2017 at 8:15 am Reply

    and they giving the city police ticket books when there are bigger issues to fight

    1. Anonymous
      October 8, 2017 at 12:05 pm Reply

      Good observation. Their priorities are backwards.

  6. Anonymous
    October 8, 2017 at 8:17 am Reply

    Please be patient there are two hospitals this will be opening in the next 10 years. Thing will get better.

  7. Anonymous
    October 8, 2017 at 8:18 am Reply

    Please be patient there are two hospitals that will be opening in the next 10 years. Thing will get better.

    1. Anonymous
      October 8, 2017 at 1:36 pm Reply

      Are u kidding 10 years

  8. Anonymous
    October 8, 2017 at 8:34 am Reply

    You got robbed…I was in an accident, couldn’t walk. Got to VH Thursday afternoon at 1:40PM, Friday morning @ 4:00AM I still had not seen a Dr. Then the security came out and said, by the look of things we won’t see a Dr until 7am….

    1. Anonymous
      October 9, 2017 at 9:32 am Reply

      Wow, thats an awful experience….

  9. Anonymous
    October 8, 2017 at 8:58 am Reply

    vh something needs to be done awa if the nurse family come they going in rite away ..

    1. Anonymous
      October 8, 2017 at 9:08 am Reply

      Absolutely wrong. Even nurses are treated that way as well. I can’t say for those working at vh but those working at other hospitals are treated the same as a regular person. There are even situations where outside nurses go to vh in uniform because they fell sick on duty and the vh nurses treat them like crap.

      1. anonymous
        October 9, 2017 at 11:50 am Reply

        So then the comment is not “absolutely wrong as you say”. The comment was about VH, and you come here to let ppl know that you might be a noss. If you can’t clarify the condition at VH go so. We were talking about VH

  10. God's child
    October 8, 2017 at 9:00 am Reply

    Thoes little hungry graveyard boys dat going around every Friday robbing people it’s time they do something with dem smfh

  11. Jahmise
    October 8, 2017 at 9:00 am Reply

    System failed us….what bad situation

  12. Anonymous
    October 8, 2017 at 9:04 am Reply

    went to vh pregnant with a high risk pregnancy with lots of pain but i was only 4 months at the time …at 11 pm i was told the doctor only sees people with emergancies at this time so u can wait when doctor will be in at 8 am tommrrow morning …do u think thats a hospital …….and that person saying chastanet i think u should go and pray cause
    u never no whos next mabe u just saying …….and kenny mabe your bow pear ……..

    1. Misty
      October 8, 2017 at 11:35 am Reply

      Yeah, you happen to know his number is next but you couldn’t tell a thing about your high risk pregnancy, you needed a doctor!

      Go listen to the clip where Chastanet promised a safer country!

    2. Right thinking mind
      October 8, 2017 at 12:17 pm Reply

      You see the crap people talking re Chastanet, don’t drag Kenny Anthony in it – he wont condone that kind of rubbish they writing here. That just sickens me when they do that. Dr Anthony is a reputable man who does not talk or think rubbish. I rest my case.

  13. Anonymous
    October 8, 2017 at 9:23 am Reply

    VH IS TERRIBLE..I KNOW ALL ABOUT IT….NEVER HAVE DOCTORS…NURSES DON’T CARE..YOUNG NURSES…WITH NO EXPERIENCE….THEY COME TAKE A LOOK AT U TELL U. .FOR AND WAITS SOME TIMES 5 HOURS BEFORE U CAN SEE A DOCTOR…POOR PEOPLE…I MY SELF DON’T KNOW WHERE WE HEADING ON THIS ISLAND….IT IS TERRIBLE TO PROPER HOSPITAL…NO PROPER POLICE STATION….SORRY PEOPLE DON’T GET SICK….

  14. Anonymous
    October 8, 2017 at 9:41 am Reply

    Hmm…..that is so true…fed up with island…system stinks….and it look..like the mayor running the country now…he in charge….more rules…and no money in the island the …..PM l iveing large..and poor feeing the heat…and u people don’t expect…to have no crime …when there is no work….In this Island..hmm look out more to come trust….they don’t even have parkin ..for people vehicles. …where u want them to park…..In his mouth …stupid…he just looking to make moneies to put in HIS POCKET….he is a very smart guy……I AM NOT HEARING ….THE PM COMING OUT AND SPEAK ABOUT THE HOSPITAL…HE PROMISE ……THAT WOULD OPEN…WHEN HE GET IN TO OFFICE UP TO NOW…..THAT PM TRAVELING MORE THAN A TOURIST….

  15. Anonymous
    October 8, 2017 at 9:44 am Reply

    The safety and security of all citizens and residents should be paramount. Criminal activity is so prevalent in St. Lucia because the perpetrators are confident that they would never be apprehended. This is an egregious indictment of the security forces and the government. There would be no relief for the beleaguered residents unless the government implements a feasible crime fighting plan, the security forces are highly trained, equipped and motivated, and citizens take an active stand against this scourge of unprecedented evil. Crime fighting is not being given the attention and the seriousness it deserves by the powers that be therefore attacks on the lives and properties of St. Lucians would continue incessantly.

    Vibz

  16. Ms. Piss off
    October 8, 2017 at 9:44 am Reply

    St. Lucia falling.. the police need to do their job and protect the people.. thats u before running to the policei will cut ur throat an call it self defense… i kno my rights. I aint looking for no pm.

    1. Im my own boss
      October 8, 2017 at 6:51 pm Reply

      So true

  17. wow
    October 8, 2017 at 9:50 am Reply

    Those things have been going on for a long time now. We did not hv internet to put every thing on it. It’s not a now problem. My problem is the lack of police presence in key areas of the island. Example during Friday night activities in G Islet there are next to NO officers in the area. U see zobbies harassing tourists and they hv no one to run to for help. On a Friday night why are places like constitution park, jeremiad street not hv police presence. It’s time we get a commissioner who did not come through the ranks of mediocrity and can think outside the box.

    1. Anonymous
      October 8, 2017 at 2:10 pm Reply

      Moncherry is a lodge man he is a Freemason

  18. Anonymous
    October 8, 2017 at 9:50 am Reply

    Yeah you idiot….PM is in power now he should start getting things into place. Why was he appointed.just so he could show off himself on TV like he is soooo cute..its time to do something for St Lucia you idiot

  19. Anonymous
    October 8, 2017 at 10:03 am Reply

    Let me list four (4) major priorities of the country: 1) Security & Safety 2) Health & Wellness 3) Employment 4) Good Governance
    Can anyone HONESTLY give the government a passing grade on any of the above?
    Vibz

  20. Anonymous
    October 8, 2017 at 10:37 am Reply

    MY GUN DAT TALKIN FOR VOLEHS /THEIF AS THE XMAS SEASON APPROACHES ….

  21. Vnn
    October 8, 2017 at 11:13 am Reply

    Conway fellas that do that

  22. Ted
    October 8, 2017 at 11:58 am Reply

    Gasa yall news reporters deck deck or yall just dont give a spoon.. Y yall postin ppl name n pictures on here.. U eh ppl can retaloate n hunt dem ppl down? Yall jus punishing articles without thinking of consequences… Smh. Move di father pic on dat n even di man pic

  23. Anonymous
    October 8, 2017 at 12:02 pm Reply

    Shame on us. Lets get real

  24. Anonymous
    October 8, 2017 at 12:16 pm Reply

    No i am not happy that this happened to this young man…but let this b a lesson to all of us that hav in our insane brains that not all victims of crime are criminals.. …one day the judging tongues will be judged by God…this crime situation awa wee is dam well down right ridiculous…everyday I see people being victimized at the hands for them useless fellas my heart is fearful…my readers this can happen to any one of us…the sad things is the hospital staff don’t deliver a great service the police barely help …it’s as if we are left alone….this is total nonsense….speedy recovery to you young man hope u get better…. unemployment my ass is causing this…so much men I see dat selling hand made chains juices snow cones n all kinda thing to make a living…want to Dem useless boys dat his robbing ppl? Dem boys need to put deh dam self to gud use….aa…. As I will say they will continue to fall into the wrong hands cuz the next victim won’t play with dem…

    1. Im my own boss
      October 8, 2017 at 6:55 pm Reply

      Well yh spewdy recoveey but lets not forget we got hos side of da story he could say he dont know dem n u never know wat really inspired

  25. Anonymous
    October 8, 2017 at 12:21 pm Reply

    Dats mashee…Dem fellas need to b taught a good lesson….dey will end up in the wrong hands again…..reel REMOVED BY ST. LUCIA TIMES in this saint Lucia place…u mean to say ppl have to b walking the streets n just get robbed so? If this is wat life has come to here then wats so gud about it? So wat ppl can’t live in peace? Jus go wrk n go back home? Aa aa aa….dats REMOVED BY ST. LUCIA TIMES now…am dam pissed mun

  26. John Williams
    October 8, 2017 at 12:22 pm Reply

    The political hacks and freeloaders from both parties, are always ready to attack writers who blame their governments for high crime rates. The fact is government is responsible for the security of its citizens. Anything short of controlling crime falls on government shoulders…they are being paid to manage. One of the silliest things I have heard, “don’t politicize crime.” It’s a fair topic as the country’s health or financial situation. The mere fact that politicians are afraid to bring up the topic shows their ineptness. Their hollowness and fright. In short, they can’t fix the problem so don’t lay it on the table.
    I wish the young guy well. Hope he recovers without too much psychological damage. Be safe young guy.

  27. Anonymous
    October 8, 2017 at 12:48 pm Reply

    There are four (4) major things a government should give priority to: 1) Security & Safety 2) Health & Wellness. 3) Employment 4) Good Governance
    Does the present government score high on any above?
    Vibz

  28. pisss
    October 8, 2017 at 1:01 pm Reply

    the news needs to stop posting people pic and names it’s make them in danger more I find that’s really ridiculous .example if an incident happene y’all does say the person is a this place or that place or has been release smh

  29. Anonymous
    October 8, 2017 at 1:04 pm Reply

    Its true that I am the prime minister but I have to fly all over the world to attractive investment to our beautiful st lucua so stop blameing me blame labour as i only in power over a year

    1. Anonymous
      October 9, 2017 at 1:53 am Reply

      Lol…lol..lol… okay Mr chasnete (forgive the spelling, like I am your grammar)..lol

  30. Anonymous
    October 8, 2017 at 1:07 pm Reply

    Helping to control crime ,in St.Lucia, is everyone concern. BUT THE P.M. HON.ALLAN CHASTANET, QUOTE, KENNY DID NOT BUT I WILL. You did not hear him, I heard him,but i know he cannot do nada.

  31. Anonymous
    October 8, 2017 at 1:33 pm Reply

    I believe Shanta king will be the first to go to jail she was the project manager for st Jude hospital the woman has millions of dollars in the bank there is another king at wasco he has boats big mansion in cap estate and millions of dollars in the banks

  32. Anonymous
    October 8, 2017 at 3:41 pm Reply

    My cuz they do that he is not a trouble marker we need to found them cuz

  33. Anonymous
    October 8, 2017 at 3:44 pm Reply

    No jobs the fellers getting desperate it have everything to do with the government….look, my gf went to college almost 3 months now she cant get a job

    1. Anonymous
      October 9, 2017 at 2:01 am Reply

      Lol.. I came back home after studying for four years and reality slapped me in the face. I have a double degree (Did two majors) and I have a masters…still can’t find a job…lol lol lol.
      How sad!

    2. Anonymous
      October 9, 2017 at 4:21 pm Reply

      I was unemployed for 6 years after graduating in 2008, watched dunces and certificate holders being given priority over associate degrees and degrees by the public service because of connections; even the valedictorian was snubbed. The Private Sector is similar in some cases as small businesses give priority to friends and families and dishonest/insecure human resource in larger companies tend to deny people who will threaten the job security of their friends ( a friend of mine fresh out of University experienced that). In most cases businesses won’t hire if the economy is bad.

      I have many friends who hold higher qualifications than myself languishing in minimum wage jobs while their student loans grow which is why I decided not to further despite my parents offering to take the loan. Living with broken dreams is hard but hey 200k in debt with little means to pay just makes it worse.

      Right now your girlfriend is competing with returning grads with higher qualifications who are willing to knock themselves down a notch or two, experienced workers of many years who have been put on the breadline, people like me who have been unemployed for many years, temps, foreigners and lets not forget to add the party hacks to this bouyon. If she has no connections she better start praying because only divine intervention works at this point.

  34. Listen up
    October 8, 2017 at 4:29 pm Reply

    Nothing not running in Lucia,take my advice try to find citizenship where u can get better bwnifits avoid breeding for Lucian men that more hungry than y’all ,try to marry a man /woman from Martinique ,canada the states where u Stan a chance to get better health care and the law us more enforced in those countries ,police officers take their work more serious ,they put efforts in investigatinh crime etc ,Lucia is a hole try to get out ppl the givermement only there is to make their money while we suffer

  35. Fed up
    October 8, 2017 at 4:42 pm Reply

    St Lucian’s need to start thinking of moving else where c like a different country where there is better health care ,n laws r enforced cuz non of Dem salop government like SLP n uwp don’t give 2 (Word deleted) majw a better life for the future of y’all kids ,avoid making children here ,is this the kind of country u want to bring kids into? If something happen to u u go hospital u during u can’t c a doctor n nurses n doctors sit down gossiping n lagging?u make a report to d police station about someone make threats to your life they never respond or follow up until someone ends up dead? But u will findvtgem by rum shop drinking rum smh

  36. Anonymous
    October 8, 2017 at 5:05 pm Reply

    This is real talk.We all pay our taxes ,so I strongly believe our health care system is too poor. I hope the minister of health could look into to my comment and see the tears the Citizens of St Lucia and feel thy pain. I hope thy could be a better way which I now thy could be a better way to serve us right. There is too many reports of calls to emergency and there is no answer to the phone line .what is going on Lucians have no Hospital or the doctors and the nurses are just too lazy to assist the patients or thy short of staff. We need to come up with a solution and we need to do it fast because we need that help. I used to live in Toronto Canada yes I was illegal at the time ,I was in an accident and the doctors and the nurses treat me like a citizen and that’s what I call hospitality. The ministers of St Lucia should look into to that situation to treat as better than the way they talk ,this is Real Talk!

  37. Anonymous
    October 8, 2017 at 5:18 pm Reply

    Wow

    1. Anonymous
      October 8, 2017 at 9:24 pm Reply

      Sno wen u taking out ppl words u can at least edit it…. nonsense…

  38. Im my own boss
    October 8, 2017 at 6:49 pm Reply

    Chpzzz i know some jackass had to blame government ppl stop blamin da government for everythin ppl ok url can blame some of da police bcuz half of dem aint straight well its true no jobs so some ppl would rather rob y cant dey find der own trade rather dan rob really? Im not workin i wont blame da government i learn my own trade i do hair its true i dont make a dollar every day but at least im tryin to help myself nor nv ppl stuff go rob dem an blame government chpzzzzzz!!!!!!

  39. Anonymous
    October 8, 2017 at 6:51 pm Reply

    Jesus is the answer to all the world today above him there is no other Jesus is the way!Prey pray pray

  40. original
    October 8, 2017 at 7:03 pm Reply

    Lucian’s politisise everything and always speak in the wrong context

  41. Hospital Road resident attacked by bandits – Caribbean Edition
    October 8, 2017 at 11:12 pm Reply

    […] Source: St. Lucia Times Hospital Road resident, Leonard D’Auvergne, has reported being attacked by bandits as he walked near Constitution Park in Castries Friday night. The 22 year disclosed that he was on his way home when the incident happened. “Some guys tried to rob me,” D’Auvergne explained. He said that while he was… Link: Hospital Road resident attacked by bandits […]

  42. Gadamonk
    October 9, 2017 at 8:15 am Reply

    Gun gun guns 4 sale buy 1 get 1 free go to s&s and get yourself a guy shoot to kill📢📢 things getting bad down here.

  43. Patriotic
    October 9, 2017 at 9:08 am Reply

    I am surprised that this incident happened near the headquarters of the Castries Constituency Council’s City Constabulary headquarters. I thought the Mayor’s City Police would be on the beat in the vicinity of their offices to deter crime in their own backyard. Castries Central is dangerous at night with rats, zombies, thieves and thugs lurking in the darkness just waiting for an opportunity. Just saying.

  44. Thinker
    October 9, 2017 at 2:52 pm Reply

    Young man I am indeed sorry that this happened on my watch. I was supposed to keep the politicians interested in the plight of the voter, however I had turned a blind eye to the plight of the general public and in doing so, forgot what was important to you. However, I would like to let you know that we are still working on a solution and as soon as the next four years we may be ready to implement a course of action. (Obviously when election comes around). In the meantime stay put and wait for us to do noting and say nothing. We will achieve triple the results of what we have already accomplished with regards to crime eradication (the square root of ‘zero’) and quadruple the increase by 2020. Thank you for your time and patience.

    DE GOVA-MENT

  45. concerned foreign citizen
    October 12, 2017 at 1:23 pm Reply

    It’s not any Prime Minister’s fault. Some young people in St Lucia do not pray, work but idle and smoke all day and then rob at nights. The government needs to build a place with a factory and sleeping rooms for the young. They will not have access to the world for 6months. Just work, pray and sleep. Mary Francis could teach them law and respect to others. Hopefully they might come out as better individuals.

  46. Anonymous
    October 16, 2017 at 11:17 am Reply

    We need anti gang laws enforced

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