Sunday 29 November, 2020

"Mango Dude" shot dead in Carenage

Police are responding to a report of a murder in Carenage on Friday morning.

The deceased has been identified as 29-year-old David Roberts aka “Mango Dude” of Jones Street, Carenage.

From initial reports, around 5:30 am, residents of Haig St heard several loud explosions.

Upon investigating, they found Roberts’ bullet-riddled body lying on the side of a drain.

The police and paramedics were notified, but Roberts succumbed to his injuries before they arrived.

A team of officers from the Western Division and the Homicide Bureau, under the supervisions of Snr Sup Pragg, ASP Thompson, and Inspector Vincent, are currently on location.

Roberts, police said, was known to them but no motive has yet been established.

More on this as it becomes available.

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