Police Investigating Fatal Shooting In Morne Prosper

by: - April 1, 2019
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The Dominica Police Force is investigating a fatal shooting incident which took place in the village of Morne Prosper on Mar. 29, 2019 at about 3:30 p.m. The deceased was identified as Skeith Isles, 53, of Morne Prosper.

Public Relations Officer of the Dominica Police Force, Simon Edwards said that prior to the incident, the victim had an altercation with a male individual. Isles was shot by the individual who possessed a hand gun.

Isles was transported to the Accident and Emergency department of the Princess Margaret Hospital where he was pronounced dead by a medical doctor.

Edwards said that the body was then transported to Lyndhurst funeral home where a post-mortem examination will be done.

He also stated that one individual is currently assisting Police with investigations.