The victim of a shooting Monday afternoon at Sunbilt, Castries, has died, police have confirmed.
The latest death has pushed Saint Lucia’s homicide toll so far for the year to 55.
Law enforcement authorities have identified the latest victim as Shane Adelson of Sunbilt.
They say he was shot about 3.00 pm on Monday, sustaining multiple gunshot wounds.
Adelson was rushed to the the Owen King European Union Hospital (OKEUH) where he succumbed.
Headline photo caption: Police investigator at crime scene (Stock image)