Crime

Police Report Activities That Are ‘Not Regular’ Since Lifting Of Liquor Ban

Acting Police Commissioner Milton Desir says since the recent lifting of the suspension on liquor licences, law enforcement has witnessed activities which he describes as being 'not regular'. It was an obvious reference to a spate of criminal activities. "I cannot...

Police Interview Teenage Female In Probe Into Abandoned Baby

Saint Lucia police have interviewed a 16 year old female in connection with the discovery last week of an abandoned baby at Bois Patat. Police spokeswoman, Anne Joseph, made the disclosure Monday on the National Television Network (NTN). "The officers received...

UK Cops Interview Man Over Death Of Woman Who Was Spat On

BBC News:- Police have interviewed a man in connection with an incident involving a railway worker who died with coronavirus. Belly Mujinga died after being spat at by a member of the public claiming to have COVID-19 on the concourse of...

Hunt On In UK For Man Who Spat At Woman Who Later Died From Coronavirus

Metro.UK: - A rail ticket could be the key to finding a suspect who spat in the face of a train worker who later died from coronavirus. The death of mother-of-one Belly Mujinga who fell terminally ill shortly after the...

Shawn Edward ‘Deeply Concerned’ About Recent Violence In Dennery Basin

Dennery North MP, Shawn Edward, has called for an end to violence and lawlessness in Dennery. The call follows a spate of violence in the community. Edward expressed concern about the situation in a video recording posted on Facebook. The entire statement...

Over A Dozen Expressions Of Interest In Adopting Abandoned Baby ‘Nice’

The Division of Human Services has reported that over a dozen people have contacted officials there, expressing an interest in adopting an abandoned baby boy who has been christened 'Nice' on social media. One official of the Division reported receiving...

Twin Brothers Among Five Youths Held In Babonneau For Illegal Gun, Ammunition

Police held twin brothers and three other males at Cacao, Babonneau Friday morning for possession of an illegal gun and ammunition. A senior law enforcement official told St Lucia Times that the five men were all occupying a downstairs apartment. According...

NFL Players Accused Of Armed Robbery

BBC News:-  Florida police are searching for two NFL players after they allegedly robbed people at a house party. Deandre Baker of the New York Giants and Quinton Dunbar of the Seattle Seahawks are said to have robbed other guests...

Newborn Baby Abandoned In Shopping Bag In Castries

Read updated article here. A newborn baby was found abandoned at Morne Du Don, residents of the area say. They say the child, a boy, still had the umbilical cord attached. According to one resident, someone heard the child crying Friday...

Police Investigate Homicide at Dennery

Saint Lucia police are investigating a homicide at Dennery, law enforcement officials have confirmed. The deceased has been identified as Darnel Joseph, believed to be in his thirties. Residents of Dennery say he was better known as 'Frere'. A law enforcement official...

Edmund Estephane Speaks On Vicious Attack In His Garage

Minister of Youth Development and Sports, Edmund Estephane, says an incident in which two men brutally stoned a friend of his 'spilled over' into the garage at his home in Dennery. The attack occurred on Sunday afternoon. "My friend actually went...

Jamaica: Five Bodies Found In Shallow Graves

Jamaica Observer:- The Major Investigations Division (MID) of the Jamaica Constabulary Force is leading a high-level probe following the discovery of five bodies in two shallow graves in an area known as Danger Island, which is adjacent to the banks...

Dennery Attack Victim ‘Recovering’

Two men who launched a vicious attack on another male at Dennery on Sunday are still at large, while the victim is said to be recovering in hospital. The assailants pursued their victim, eventually cornering him and hurling concrete blocks...

Cutlass Attack In Castries Among 68 SLFS Ambulances Responses

A cutlass attack at Forestiere, Castries, was among 68 responses made by the Saint Lucia Fire Service (SLFS) between May 8 and 11 in the North and South of this country, according to a weekend report. The attack occurred on...

Dennery Police Hunt Suspects In Vicious Stone Attack

Dennery police are on the hunt for two men who are reported to have launched a vicious stone attack on a male resident of the community. According to information, the attack occurred about 3.00 pm on Sunday. An eyewitness report indicated...

Emergency Personnel Respond To Report Of Shooting In Castries

Emergency personnel from the Castries Fire Station responded Monday morning to a report of a shooting at Arundell Hill, Castries. Fire Service spokeswoman Stacy Joseph said about 9.05 am the responding crew found a male individual lying on his side...

Police Make Ganja Arrest At Canaries Checkpoint

Saint Lucia police say they arrested a man Saturday for trying to pass through a checkpoint at Canaries with ganja. The incident occurred about 12.00 pm, according to a law enforcement official. According to the official, Jevon Antoine was attempting to...

Mobile Telephone Thief Nabbed In Castries

A youth who grabbed a mobile telephone from a female in Castries was held before he could escape, eyewitnesses say. A video posted on social media showed a young man on the ground after he was arrested by the police. https://youtu.be/I8ER4g9KhFc He...

Venezuela Charges Americans With Terrorism, Conspiracy

CARACAS, Venezuela (AFP)— Venezuela has charged two former US soldiers with terrorism and conspiracy for allegedly taking part in a failed bid to topple President Nicolas Maduro, the attorney general said yesterday. Luke Alexander Denman, 34, and Airan Berry, 41,...

Bandits Steal ’95 Percent Proof’ Liquor From St Lucia Distillers Ltd

Bandits broke into St Lucia Distillers Ltd at Roseau and escaped with what was described as very high strength alcohol, HTS News reported Wednesday evening. The television news channel quoted the CEO of the company, Margaret Monplaisir, as saying that...

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