Thursday 12 December, 2019

Police report on homicide at Bagatelle

Police are investigating the circumstances surrounding the death of Owen Francois, 28, of Bagatelle, Castries.

Officers attached to the Marchand Police Station received a report of a suspected homicide, about 12:30 a.m. on Monday, October 29, 2018, at Bagatelle.

Owen Francois and a second male were allegedly shot by unknown assailants whilst occupying a stationary motor vehicle. They were conveyed to a medical facility, via private means, where Owen Francois was pronounced dead by a medical practitioner.

The second victim is currently in stable condition.

A post-mortem examination is to be scheduled for a subsequent date.

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