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Dominican fatally shot in Antigua

by: Dominica Vibes News - January 3, 2016
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Kurt 'Shabba' James

Kurt ‘Shabba’ James

Dominican Kurt ‘Shabba’ James, who has had several run-ins with the law here, is dead.

James, who was wanted here by police, was able to travel to Barbados and then Antigua where he was shot.

Preliminary reports indicate that James may have shot at police officers in Antigua when they attempted to arrest him on Sunday 3 January 2016.

The officers were attempting to arrest James so that he could be deported to Dominica where an arrest warrant had been issued for him.

James had spent time in prison for various offences including burglary and rape.