Tuesday 19 March, 2019

Castries supermarket owner gunned down during robbery

The latest victim of homicide in St Lucia has been identified as Stan Pistol, 51, of Cedars, Castries.

Pistol sustained multiple gunshot wounds at a supermarket that he co-owned on Wednesday, March 13, 2019.

Police responded to the scene at about 8:15 pm. Pistol was conveyed to Victoria Hospital via ambulance where he was pronounced dead.

Reports suggest that two masked men departed from the premises having stolen from the store.

Police are investigating and a post mortem examination has been scheduled.

 

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