Vieux Fort shooting victim Mario Cobb has died, law enforcement officials have confirmed.
St Lucia Times was informed that Cobb succumbed to his injuries about 11:00 pm Saturday night.
According to an earlier police statement, on Monday, December 25, 2017, about 9:30 p.m. officers attached to the Special Services Unit, Vieux Fort, on patrol in Bruceville, responded to a report of a shooting at Bruceville, Vieux Fort.
Mario Cobb, a 22 year old resident of Bruceville, who was found lying on a foot path, having sustained gunshot wounds to his neck and abdomen, the statement said.
It stated that the victim was transported to St Jude Hospital.