Police say they are investigating a homicide in La Ressource, Dennery, after the body of a man was discovered on the road around midnight on Sunday.
Investigators said the deceased, identified as Litus St Juste of Belmont, Dennery, appeared to have sustained gunshot wounds.
A doctor pronounced him dead at the scene.
Meanwhile, amid reports of heavy gunfire in Vieux Fort overnight, the Saint Lucia Fire Service (SLFS) reported that a patient was transported to the hospital via private means before an ambulance arrived.
There are no further details at this time.
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