Police officers Thursday reached out to residents of Dennery, following a double homicide in the community.
Daniel Prospere, 19, alias ‘Cesario’ and Thomas Florent, 28, alias ‘Cole’ died in a hail of gunfire on Monday night.
Officer in Charge of the Dennery and Richfond Police stations, ASP Sean Alexander, along with Sergeant Xavier of the Dennery station were involved in Thursday’s walkabout in the community.
Sergeant Zachary Hippolyte and other staff of the Community Relations Branch of the police force were also part of the team.
They walked through Dennery village, having one on one discussions with residents.
According to the police, the move was in an effort to hear and address the concerns of people in the community.
While on their mission, the police officers also handed out tokens to residents.
They included face masks and sunglasses.
In addition, they met with the mother of one of the two victims of Monday night’s double homicide.
During the meeting, the officers said they expressed their condolences to the grieving mother.
They also said they sought to reassure her of the commitment of the police to seeing a return to calm in Dennery.