Three male residents of Union Island are in custody assisting the police with the investigation into the death of Allington Caine, a 29-year-old security guard, originally of Byera.

Preliminary reports are that Caine, who also resided at Union Island, was involved in an altercation with the men at Stick Bar, Union Island, when he sustained a puncture wound to his head around 5 a.m. Saturday.

He was pronounced dead at the Union Island Health Centre.

A post mortem examination will be carried on the body of the deceased.

Police are asking anyone with information relating to Caine’s death is asked to contact the officer in charge of the Criminal Investigations Department at telephone number 456-1810, the Union Island Police Station at 458-8229 or the nearest police station.