Police investigate Homicide of Garth Jean-Jacques

by: - May 28, 2019
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Deceased, Garth Jean-Jacques

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.