Saturday 20 July, 2019

Man stabbed to death in Santa Cruz

A 43-year-old man was stabbed to death in Santa Cruz Sunday night.

The deceased has been identified as Ryan Phillips aka “Horses” of Cantaro Village, Santa Cruz.

Police say around 11pm on Sunday, he was at the Akal Trace, Santa Cruz, home of a female friend when he left the premises.

He returned shortly after, bleeding from injuries to his back.

The woman took Phillips to the nearby Fire Station where he was treated by a medical professional on staff.

He was then taken to the Eric Williams Medical Sciences Complex by officers of the North Eastern Division, but succumbed to his injuries while receiving further treatment.

Based on initial information, investigators believe that he may have been stabbed during a robbery gone wrong.

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