The body found in the driver’s seat of a burning vehicle at Gros Islet early Sunday morning has been identified.
Law enforcement officials say the deceased is Krystal George, 30.
According to reports, George was originally from La Ressource, Vieux Fort, but was living in Castries.
Police are treating the death as a homicide.
A senior law enforcement official told St Lucia Times that a male individual is in custody assisting with the investigation into George’s death.
According to the official, a male individual was seen fleeing the scene of the burning SUV.
The vehicle was located near the gap leading to Pigeon Island.