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5th Man Is Dead In Police Shooting In Vieux Fort

Thursday 12th , May 2011. 


Kevin Ferdinand of  La Clery, died at the St. Jude’s Hospital, on Wednesday the 11th of May, 2011. Kevin was one of the men shot in the leg by police, after the police responded to a burglary in progress at Kitch Restaurant and Bar in Vieux Fort about 2:30am on Thursday 05th May, 2011. 

During the process, there was an exchange of gun fire which resulted in five individuals from La Clery, Castries being shot by the police. Four were fatally shot, on the day in question namely:

  1. John Baptiste Mc Farlan aka “Epic”
  2. Mitchel Cadette, aka “Aparchie”
  3. Allan Lenny Louisy, aka, “Alcapone”
  4. Myron Dupal


Police also recovered a .45 pistol from the scene. A post mortem examination has been scheduled to be performed on the bodies of the five men on Tuesday the 17th of May, 2011.

The matter is being investigated by the Major Crime Unit of the Criminal Investigations Department.

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