Tuesday 2 June, 2020

Man killed in Ste Madeleine shooting

A 25-year-old man is dead following a shooting in Ste Madeleine on Tuesday night.

The deceased was identified as Akeem ‘Bacchac’ Clarke of Orchid Gardens, Pleasantville.

According to initial reports, around 9.00 pm, Clarke was at the home of a friend along  Midass Lane, Ste Madeline, when he was confronted by an armed assailant, who was wearing a black hoodie.

Shots were heard, and Clarke was found lying in a pool of blood to the front of his friend's home.

The police were notified, however,  Clarke succumbed to his injuries.

The body was viewed by a district medical officer and ordered removed from the scene.

An autopsy was scheduled to take place on Wednesday at the Forensic Science Center in Federation Park.

More on this as it becomes available.

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