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.

Person of Interest

The host of the DBS special – TALK – has taken the police to task for claiming that the husband of Kimberly William De Leon , a Sargeant in the Royal St Lucia Police Force , is a Person of Interest in her killing. Rick Wayne addressed the issue last Thursday ( November 1st , 2018 ) during his program. Citing alleged threats which were made against the officer`s life in 2013 , in the aftermath of ORC , the veteran journalist questioned whether the bullet that killed his wife…

3 persons are dead and one in critical condition after accident in Bexon

3 persons are dead and one in critical condition after the vehicle in which they were travelling slammed into a parked trailer . The collision occurred around 6 PM The accident occurred a short distance away from Kamakie’s Auto Parts Incorporate along the Cul de Sac Highway. It was reported that the driver of the pick up truck registration number 8752 was heading towards Odsan when he lost control after overtaking another vehicle and slammed into a trailer that was parked at the side of the road. As a result…

Digicel 4G LTE

Digicel representatives showed up this morning at the Harbour Club for the grand switch to Digicel 4G LTE. Yes St. Lucia it is actually here. Digicel encouraged  everyone to make the switch, and those who have, are very satisfied if you have not made the switch now is the time to. We here at DBS are certainly powered by this extra fast 4G LTE Network…

Vehicular accident in Bexon

Police are investigating a vehicular accident which occurred on Tuesday October 30th , 2018, about 6:20 p.m. along the Bexon Highway, Castries Ferguson Donnelly, a 32 year old resident of Barre Du Chaussee  was driving a pickup along the Bexon Highway, travelling in a southerly direction, when he collided with a stationary motor truck, also in the vehicle was 9 year old  Leilahi Beaubrun and 3 year old Kealeb Cotter, who succumbed to injuries The 4th  passenger 6yrs has since been air lifted to Martinique, for medical assistance, and is…

POLICE CASE

A police officer has been identified as a person of interest in the island’s latest homicide. The Criminal Investigations Department responded to a shooting incident at Chef Harry Drive Morne Fortune around 10:30 pm Monday. Upon arrival officer found one female dead at her residence with apparent gunshot wounds to the body. Acting Deputy Commissioner of Police in charge of operations, Dorian O’Brian held a press conference on Tuesday morning to update the media on the investigation. Residents in the area who spoke off the record recall hearing approximately ten rounds…