Friday 7 August, 2020

Nineteen-year-old shot dead at Odsan

A young man was fatally shot Wednesday night at Odsan.

According to a police release officers attached to the Criminal Investigations Department, Castries, received a report of a shooting at Odsan, Castries at about 10 pm on Wednesday, November 27, 2019.

Officers were informed that an unknown male entered a business place and proceeded to discharge rounds of ammunition in the direction of patrons.

Upon arrival, officers encountered Yanney Severin, a nineteen-year-old resident of Odsan with apparent gunshot injuries about his body, receiving medical attention by emergency personnel.

Severin was conveyed to the Victoria Hospital via ambulance, where he was pronounced dead. A post mortem examination is scheduled for a later date.

Two other males sustained injuries during the said incident. Both males are reported to be in stable condition.

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