A security guard was shot dead in Vieux Fort, law enforcement officials have confirmed.
The deceased has been identified as 53 year old Paschall Prime Hyacinth, alias ‘Commando’ who was employed by Icon Security Limited.
Police received a report that Hyacinth was found unresponsive around 11 pm on Saturday at Essential Hardware, Industrial Estate, Vieux Fort.
The security guard was conveyed to St Jude Hospital where a medical Doctor pronounced him dead.
He had multiple gunshot wounds to his body, law enforcement officials told St Lucia Times.