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One Dead and Three Injured after Marchand Shooting

Monday 07th November, 2011. 


Police are currently investigating the death of 26-year-old Cuthbert Denis a.k.a “Chat” of Black Mallet, Marchand, Castries, who was shot while in the company of three other young men who were also shot during a shooting which occurred about 10:15pm, on Friday the 28th of October, 2011, at Black Mallet.

Reports indicate that on the aforesaid day, four men were in an area at Black Mallet, when three masked individuals approached them and fired several shots in their direction, hitting them multiple times about the body. They were all taken to the Victoria Hospital where Cuthbert Denis succumbed to his injuries about 4:45am, on Sunday the 30th of October, 2011. The other three men who sustained serious injuries are: 26-year-old Lance Phillip a.k.a “Himan” also of Black Mallet, 24-year-old Linus Ange a.k.a “Tian” of Belmont, Dennery and 29-year-old Sherlan Joseph a.k.a. “Ruben” of Maynard-Hill, Castries. They are currently admitted at the aforementioned hospital.

No arrest has been made in connection with this incident but police are continuing to appeal to anyone who may have  information to contact the Major Crime Unit at telephone number:4563754 or the Marchand Police Station at telephone number:4563885. Persons can also contact the police via the crime hotline number: 2856105 or 4563999.

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