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Aux-Picon Man Dies after being Stabbed during Altercation


Sunday 01st April, 2012. 


Vieux-Fort Police are currently investigating the circumstances surrounding the death of 27-year-old Nelius Jn.Marie aka “Cosh” of Aux-Picon, Vieux-Fort, who was stabbed during an altercation between 10:00pm and 11:00pm on Thursday the 29th of March, 2012 at Aux-Picon.

Reports indicate that on the aforesaid day, Jn.Marie approached his son’s mother who was at the time in a conversation with a male relative of his, in an area adjacent to the LIME exchange box at Aux-Picon, when he got involved in an argument with the relative. A struggle ensued between them and Jn.Marie got stabbed in the process. He was taken to the St.Jude Hospital where he was pronounced dead.

One man is presently in police custody in connection with this incident.