RCI St. Lucia
posted on November 25, 2013 09:53
One man of Bexon is facing charges of murder and attempted murder
Police say that on Friday, November 22, 2013, 32 year old James Jacobie, of Ravine Poission, Bexon was charged for the murder of 33 year old Akwaso Francois of Entrepot, Castries and the attempted murder of 27 year old Eva Louis of Monchy, Gros Islet.
James Jacobie, a member of the Saint Lucia Fire and Emergency Services is expected to make his first court appearance before the First District Court in Castries on Monday, November 25, 2013.
It is alleged that on Friday, November 15, 2013, Francois and his female companion were driving along the Millennium Highway when they were attacked by the accused and another male suspect.
As a result of the altercation, both Francois and Louis sustained serious injuries and were transported to Victoria Hospital via ambulance. Francois subsequently succumbed to his injuries while Louis was admitted.