Advertisement 297
Advertisement 211
Philbert Joseph

Police and medical personnel at the crime scene on Thursday. (IWN photo)

Advertisement 219
The deceased, Filbert Joseph.
The deceased, Filbert Joseph.

Police have launched a homicide investigation into the death of Carriere man whose body was found outside his home sometime before 7 a.m. Thursday.

One of the man’s relatives, identified him as 36-year-old Filbert Joseph, but declined to comment further.

Residents of the Marriaqua community said that they heard five gunshots sometime around 1 a.m. Thursday.

They also declined further comment on the homicide.

Advertisement 271