Wednesday 12 August, 2020

One man dead following Grande Riviere shooting

Jonathan Johnny, deceased

Jonathan Johnny, deceased

Saint Lucian police are investigating a suspected homicide which occurred at Assou Canal, Grande Riviere.

According to a resident of the area, sounds of gunfire was heard in the community at 9 pm Saturday, March 21, 2020.

"I was at my home when I heard around four to five gunshots outside, when we went outside we see the fella on the ground and he not moving," one resident, who spoke on condition of anonymity, told Loop News.

The victim has been identified as 29-year-old Jonathan Johnny.

The deceased was walking along the Assou Canal road when an unknown individual opened fire on him.

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