KINGSTOWN, St. Vincent, May 20, IWN – This country has recorded yet another homicide, the second in a week, fourth this month, and the sixth since April 29.
Reports reaching I-Witness News indicate that a man was shot and killed in Paul’s Avenue Sunday morning.
The man, said to be a drug addict, is the second persons to be shot and killed in the Central Kingstown community this month.
Reports indicate that he was shot while he slept. It is not immediately clear if he died on the spot.
The death in the city, come on the heels of the murder of 50-year-old eddo farmer Elias “Hammer” Jackson in the mountains of the agricultural community of Vermont on May 19.
Meanwhile, on April 28, Andrew Ashton, 51, was shot and killed in Rose Place.
One day later, Helen Renita Fox of Lodge Village was murdered.
Devon “Jahjus” Steele, 33, was gunned down on May 5 at Rose Place, Kingstown.
That same night, Naphtali Diaz, 27, died after being shot in the head in Paul’s Avenue.