Sunday 29 November, 2020

Man dies after stabbing in Laventille

Stabbed to death: Shem Thomas

Stabbed to death: Shem Thomas

A 22-year-old man is dead following an altercation in Laventille on Saturday. 

The deceased has been identified as Shem Thomas. 

According to police reports, at about 1pm residents of Pashley Street, Laventille, heard a commotion between Thomas and a woman known to him. 

The woman was then seen leaving the apartment, with a phone in her hand. 

Checks were made for Thomas, and he was found lying face down on the ground of an apartment. 

He appeared to have been stabbed multiple times with wounds to his throat and torso. 

Police are searching for the woman and have reviewed CCTV footage from the incident. 

An arrest is said to be imminent. 

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