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Romano Carpie Thomas

The deceased, Romano “Carpie” Thomas.

The homicide count in St. Vincent and the Grenadines for this year moved to 25, on Monday, when a man died in hospital, after being shot in Paul’s Avenue Sunday evening.

Police are investigating the circumstances surrounding the shooting death of Romano “Carpie” Thomas, 29-year-old labourer of Mckie’s Hill.

About 6:38 p.m., on Sunday, at Paul’s Avenue, an unknown person armed with a gun, shot Thomas multiple times about the body.

Thomas was taken to the Milton Cato Memorial Hospital for medical attention, but succumbed died during the early morning on Monday.

A post mortem examination is expected to be conducted on the deceased to ascertain the exact cause of death.

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Persons with information pertaining to this investigation are asked to telephone 1784-456-1339 or 1784-456-1810 or any police station.

They can also speak with any police officer you are comfortable with, the police said, adding that all information will be treated confidentially.

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2 replies on “Paul’s Lot shooting takes homicide count to 25”

  1. THE ANSWER TO THIS GUN THING IS TO CALL iN ALL GUN HOLDERS, AND RE ACCESS THEM, AND RE ISSUE NEW LICENSE TO THE QUALIFYING ONES

  2. I am pretty sure the person who shot this young man is not a licensed gun holder, so I am not sure what this action would would accomplish.

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