Police are investigating the circumstances surrounding the shooting death of Dale Hooper, 19 years old Labourer of Glen that occurred on 09.04.2021 about 9 p.m in Glen.

According to investigations, some unknown person(s) with malice aforethought caused the death of Hooper by shooting him about his body with a gun. The death of Hooper marks the 9th homicide recorded in St. Vincent and the Grenadines for 2021.

A post mortem examination is expected to be carried on the body of the deceased to ascertain the exact cause of death.

The police are asking person(s) with information that can assist with this investigation to contact the Assistant Commissioner in charge Crime at 1784-456-1339 or the Officer in charge the Criminal Investigations at 1784-456-1810 or the officer in charge of the South Central Division at 1784-458-4200; or any Police Station/Officer that you are comfortable with. All information will be treated confidentially.