Friday 4 December, 2020

Teen stabbed to death in Morvant

Morvant police are investigating the stabbing death of an 18-year-old young man.

Leonardo Scott, of Bournes Road, St James, was fatally stabbed on Friday night along Coconut Drive, Morvant.

According to reports, around 10 pm he got into a confrontation with a man.

The man stabbed Scott, as well as a male friend, several times, before fleeing the scene.

Residents of the area found the two friends bleeding, and notified the police and paramedics.

However, Scott succumbed to his wounds.

His friend is currently warded at hospital in a serious condition.

The two were in the community to drop a female friend home following a memorial service.

Police suspect that the two were attacked during a robbery, gone wrong.

More on this as it becomes available.

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