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Victim of Suspected Suicide At Gros Islet Identified

The victim of a suspected suicide at Caye Manger, Gros Islet has been identified as Kennedy Albert Phillip, 54. The Taxi driver by profession is reported to have ingested a poisonous liquid about 7.00 am Thursday. Neighbours reported that he had...

Police Probe Suspected Suicide In Gros Islet

Saint Lucia police are investigating a suspected suicide at Caye Manger, Gros Islet about 7.00 am Thursday.. The  victim has been identified as a 54 year old male who is said to have ingested a poisonous liquid. He was transported to...

Suspected Suicide At Gros Islet

Police are investigating a suspected suicide at Gros Islet. According to reports, the body of Clifton Inglis was found hanging from a mango tree about 10.30 am Sunday at Ti Dauphin, Monchy, Gros Islet. It is reported that he was involved...

Jamaica Police Probe Report That Woman Died Fleeing COVID-19 Isolation

Jamaica Observer:- KINGSTON, Jamaica — Police are now investigating the death of a woman at the National Chest Hospital in St Andrew. According to the constabulary's Corporate Communications Unit (CCU), the woman was admitted to the isolation ward of the hospital...

Farmer Dies Of Suspected Suicide In Jetrine

A farmer of Jetrine, Saltibus, is dead as a result of a suspected suicide, police say. Law enforcement officials have identified the deceased as Jean-Francois Philip, 39. He was found hanging by a rope Thursday in a dilapidated wooden structure. Police told...

Over 800 Die Of COVID-19 In US In 24 hours

WASHINGTON, United States (AFP) — The United States has recorded another 839 coronavirus-related fatalities in the last 24 hours, bringing the country's death toll to 114,613, according to a tally Friday by Johns Hopkins University. The world's top economy is...

Body Of Suspected Vieux Fort Drowning Victim Recovered

Marine police divers have recovered the body of a 41 year old suspected drowning victim of Grace, Vieux Fort. The deceased has been identified as Adrian Linus Fontenelle. Family members told St Lucia Times that divers recovered the body on Sunday. They...

Vieux Fort Man Killed In Wall Collapse Recently Started Construction Work

A Vieux Fort man who died Tuesday when a concrete wall collapsed at a home renovation site, has just a few months earlier started construction work, relatives say. Click here to join our Telegram notification channel to get news on...

Nigerian Student Dies From ‘Brutal Attack’ In Church

CNN:- It should have been one of the safest places to seek refuge. Instead, Uwaila Vera Omozuwa was attacked as she studied in church, according to Nigerian police. The 22-year-old died on May 30, just days after the brutal assault...

Sister Says Suspected Drowning Victim Was Warned Against Going To The Beach

The sister of a suspected drowning victim says a friend warned him against going to the beach. Police have identified the suspected drowning victim as Joueux Jn Jacques, 17, of Arundel Hill, Castries. Officers found the body on the Rendezvous beach...

Police Probe Suspected Drowning In Castries

Saint Lucia police are investigating a suspected drowning at Vigie, Castries. A law enforcement official disclosed that about 4.20 pm on Monday the Castries CID received information regarding the incident at the Rendezvous beach. The deceased has been identified as Joueux...

Pakistan International Airlines Plane Crashes

BBC News:- A Pakistan International Airlines plane has crashed in Karachi on a flight from Lahore, aviation officials say. Flight PK8303, which was carrying around 91 passengers and eight crew, was flying from Lahore to Jinnah International Airport, one of Pakistan's...

Mother Still Seeking Answers One Year After Fatal Police Shooting Of Arnold Jonah Joseph

The mother of Arnold Jonah Joseph says she is still seeking answers one year after the fatal police shooting of her son. On  the night of May 22, 2019, the 17 year old Entrepot  Secondary School student lost his life...

Jamaica: Mother Dies Trying To Save Drowning Daughter

Jamaica Gleaner:- TAHIRAH STEELE’s last memory of her mother, 43-year-old Coleen Myers, alive was of the distressed woman rushing towards her drowning frame and clinging to her hand in a bid to repel the deathly clutch of the Rio Grande...

Afghan Attack: Babies Killed As Gunmen Storm Maternity Ward

BBC News:- Two babies and 11 mothers and nurses have been killed in an attack on a hospital in the Afghan capital. Another 15 people, including a number of children, were injured when several gunmen attacked the Kabul hospital on Tuesday...

COVID-19 Death Toll For Saint Lucians In Diaspora Now 29

Saint Lucia's Diaspora Affairs Unit reported Saturday that 29 overseas-based Saint Lucians have now succumbed to COVID-19. "My people, we have sadly lost another in the New York Diaspora to COVID 19. Thomas Conrad Emile. He had spent quite a...

Motorcyclist Succumbs After Castries Road Accident

A motorcyclist who was involved in a road accident Tuesday in Castries has succumbed to his injuries, police say. The deceased has been identified as Gavin Edward, said to be in his thirties. According to the police, the motorcycle Edward was...

Top New York Doctor In COVID-19 Fight Commits Suicide

Sky News:-  A top doctor who was on the front line of the fight against coronavirus in New York City has taken her own life. Dr Lorna Breen, who had recovered from COVID-19 herself and returned to work at New...

Victim Of Suspected Drowning Identified

Police have identified the victim of a suspected drowning at Vieux Fort Sunday as 21 year old Linus Charles of Bruceville, Vieux Fort. The incident occurred at Anse Besson in an area of beach to the back of Moule-A-Chique, law...

Young Male Dies Of Suspected Drowning At Vieux Fort

(Click here for updated article) Police are investigating a report of a suspected drowning at Vieux Fort, a senior law enforcement official has confirmed. The official told St Lucia Times that the deceased is a young male. According to information, the...

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