Basseterre, St. Kitts, June 26, 2016 (RSCNPF): The Violent Crimes Unit (VCU) is currently investigating a shooting incident in Farm Site, Sandy Point that resulted in the death of Everette Thomas, a 19 year old male. The shooting occurred at around 8.30 pm on Saturday (June 25).
Initial investigations revealed that the victim was shot several times by an unknown assailant(s).
Investigators from the Violent Crimes Unit and the Criminal Investigations Department and technicians from the Forensics Services Unit have canvassed the scene for evidence.
The unfortunate shooting of Thomas breaks an almost five week period of no murders in the Federation.