Police are investigating the death of a 21 year old man whose body was found in Vieux Fort with gunshot wounds, a law enforcement official says.
The deceased has been identified as Nailuj Zinadine Henry.
According to reports, the Bruceville, Vieux Fort resident was found in a house at Westhall Group.
Residents of the community say the discovery was made after 8.00 am on Tuesday.
Initial reports indicated that there was one gunshot wound to the temple, but other reports suggested that there were two wounds.
However a well-informed source told St Lucia Times that there may have been one gunshot with entry and exit wounds.
Police are understood to be investigating whether the incident may have been either a suicide or a homicide.
There are no further details at this time.