A TACTICAL POSITION

  Police Commissioner Severin Moncherry has announced an increased police presence on St. Lucia’s streets following a recent spike in criminal activity, including of a number of attacks on businesses. While police generally anticipate an increase in certain categories of crime around this time of year, recent occurrences appear to have worried the lawmen enough that several officers had their vacation leave suspended in order to respond to the situation The island will have a bigger police presence on the streets as part of a new tactic by law enforcement…

TEST RESULTS

  Law enforcement officials are yet to receive the results of tests done on samples from the Kimberley De Leon murder investigation sent overseas for analysis. The results are expected to shed light on the 42 year old’s final moments. The mother of two was killed at her Morne Fortune residence on October 29th. No arrests have been made in the case although De Leon’s husband was initially brought in by police as a person of interest. This was based largely on what law enforcement says were past reports of…

BLACK MAGIC

BLACK MAGIC It’s not every day that Lucians are presented with the ability to see something new… Well, that is about to change, because on December 7th 2018 you will have the opportunity to experience (for one night only) the magic of JIBRIZY!!! You’ve seen him on BET’s 50 Central,  MTV’s Awesomeness, Kevin Hart’s LOL Network, & CW’s Masters of Illusions. He’s even fooled the Infamous Penn & Teller on their show Fool Us! Now he’s decided to share it up close and personal with his “Black Magic Tour”! This…

UNDER INVESTIGATION

  Police hope that samples sent overseas for testing will shed more light in the Kimberly De Leon homicide. That’s according to Police Commissioner Severin Moncherry who gave the media an update on the status of the police investigation on Thursday. The murder of 42 year old Kimberly Williams De Leon remains an open case. Williams-De Leon was shot and killed in her home on the evening of October 29th. A post mortem examination revealed that the mother of two, died due to a single gunshot wound to her head.…

ARMED FORCES

Two gun-wielding masked individuals successfully robbed a shipping company in the north of the island, on Wednesday evening escaping with thousands of dollars. The two men entered the Rodney Heights outlet of West Technology Group Inc, at about 7PM , guns drawn, and robbed the shipping company of approximately fifteen thousand dollars.   The attack which was caught on surveillance camera shows three men entering the Rodney Heights establishment, two wearing rags which concealed their identities while the third individual’s face is clearly visible. However, it is unclear whether the…

woman who was robbed of her vehicle and its contents speaks about Wednesday`s ordeal.

A middle-age woman who was robbed of her vehicle and its contents is relieved to be in a position to speak about Wednesday`s ordeal. The incident occurred at Trois Piton just before 3 p.m. She states that the carjacking occurred while attempting to ascertain whether her phones were in the Suzuki Escudo. It was at this juncture that the two bandits took the opportunity to accost her. All hell broke loose after that. One of the men was armed with a firearm and a cutlass.

Breaking Bread !

A local business operator is calling on law enforcement officials to beef up street patrols after his business was robbed by masked gunmen on Monday, escaping with the day’s earnings. The general manager of the Waterworks located Ideal Bakery has since shared surveillance video of the armed robbery in the hope that someone will help identify the suspects.The two male mask-wearing armed bandits made-off with an undisclosed sum of cash Monday at about 7:30 pm. In the video released Tuesday, the individuals are seen entering the business establishment with one…

Water Situation

Persistent and menacing showers over the weekend have left some people counting their losses and the authorities reiterating that people should not be complacent. The Met Office reports that 34.2mm of rain was recorded at the HIA and 32.8 at the George FL Charles Airport over a twenty-four hour period up to 2p.m. on Saturday. The island also experienced heavy rains on Sunday. As the official closure of the 2018Atlantic Hurricane season draws near,the National Emergency Management Organization (N.E.M.O) has warned that St. Lucians should not become complacent as the…

Stabbing In Canaries

The island recorded two homicides over the weekend – to bring the number of killings so far for this year to 32. The first of the two incidents occurred on Friday evening at about 8:30 in Canaries. The victim has been identified as Curtis Charlemagne a 37 year old Male resident of Canaries. Officers attached to the Canaries Police Station, received a report of a suspected homicide on Dick Street.

Homicide at Ravine Makock

The island recorded two homicides over the weekend – to bring the number of killings so far for this year to 32. On Saturday November 3rd 2018, at about 9:05 pm, Officers attached to the Gros Islet Police Station responded to a report of a suspected homicide at Ravine Makock in Monchy. The victim has been identified as Dylan Evans of Monchy.