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La-Retreate Man Dies after being Stabbed during Altercation

 

Saturday 07th April, 2012. 

 

Vieux-Fort Police are currently investigating the circumstances surrounding the death of 43-year-old Edison Frederick of La-Retreate, Vieux-Fort, who was stabbed during an altercation about 4:00pm on Saturday 7th April, 2012 at Hope Estate, Grace.

Reports indicate that on the aforesaid day, Edison Frederick was involved in an argument with Francis Mathurin of Grace, Vieux Fort. A struggle ensued between them and Frederick was stabbed in the neck area. He was taken to the St.Judes’ Hospital where he was pronounced dead.

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