The Dominica Police Force is currently investigating the brutal murder of Garth Jean-Jacques, 24 of Bath Road, Roseau.
Public Relations Officer of the Dominica Police Force, Simon Edwards confirmed that on Sunday 26th May 2019, Jean-Jacques was stabbed by a young man with whom he appeared to have had an altercation with just minutes prior to the incident which occurred at 10:00 a.m.
“Jean-Jacques was rushed to the accident and emergency department of the Princess Margaret Hospital where he succumbed to his injury while being attended to by a medical personnel. He was officially pronounced dead by a medical doctor and his body transported to the Lynhurs Funeral Parlor, awaiting a post -mortem examination,” Edwards said.
He also confirmed that investigations are on going.
Meanwhile associates of Jean-Jacques describe him as a helpful individual with a big heart.
DA Vibes will provide updates as soon as it becomes available.