RCI St. Lucia
posted on April 10, 2017 17:47
Another domestic violence episode has turned fatal, leaving one man dead, allegedly at the hands of his female partner.
The incident occurred in Goodlands on Sunday afternoon during a dispute between the two individuals who neighbours say, fought constantly in their on-again/off-again relationship.
Suggestions are that a quarrel which had started on Saturday escalated and continued into Sunday, when the woman allegedly stabbed the man
Police are investigating the circumstances surrounding the death of the thirty nine (39) year old resident of Goodlands, Castries, who has been identified as Cletus Edward.
Officers attached to the Criminal Investigations Department (C.I.D) received a report reference to a stabbing at Goodlands, about 12:30 p.m. on Sunday, April 9, 2017. Cletus Edward allegedly received two stab wounds during a physical altercation at his residence.
He was conveyed to the Victoria Hospital via ambulance where he was pronounced dead by a medical practitioner.