A police source has confirmed with Loop News that a fatal shooting occurred at Odsan, Castries earlier today, February 18, 2020.
A vehicle with visible bullet holes was on the scene while the body of a man was found in a nearby ditch.
Police issued the following statement: "About 1.30 pm today, Tuesday, February 18, 2020, the Criminal Investigations Department responded to a report of a shooting involving a male victim at Odsan, Castries.
The individual was pronounced dead on the scene by a medical practitioner.
Due to the fact that the next of kin is yet to be informed and for formal identification to take place, the Royal Saint Lucia Police Force is not in a position to provide any further information in relation to this matter at this time.
An official statement will be issued in due course."
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