Restaurant owner, Renato Venturi, 70, is dead after being attacked at his home on the Morne, Castries, Saturday night, police say.
His wife, Cheryl Venturi, 68, also came under attack and is currently in hospital.
According to law enforcement officials, the deceased was hit at the back of the head with an object as he entered his house at Belma Lane, Morne Road.
He is reported to have died at the scene.
His wife was beaten and sustained injuries to the head, police say.
Police believe that robbery was the motive and have identified a suspect.