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A shooting on Saturday the 14th of July 2007
at Bois D’Orange quarters of Gros Islet
left 28 year old Ellery Louis of Trouya dead
as a result.
Louis was at a bar in the Bois D’Orange
area when a man known to him walked into the
bar. There was an argument between the deceased
and the man which resulted in the accused pulling
out a firearm and shooting the decease.
Louis was taken to the Victoria hospital but
succumbed to his injuries. A post mortem examination
will be performed.
Two men are presently in police custody assisting
with investigations into this incident.
This brings the number of homicides for 2007
to nineteen (19).
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