Police are investigating the circumstances surrounding the shooting death of Mandrike Solomon, 30 years old Labourer of Barrouallie that occurred on 14.04.2021 about 9:52 p.m. in Barrouallie.

According to investigations, an assailant with malice aforethought caused the death of Solomon by shooting him about his body with a gun. The death of Solomon marks the 10th 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.

One (1) suspect is currently in police custody assisting with the investigations.

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 Western Division at 1784-458-7329; or any Police Station/Officer that you are comfortable with. All information will be treated confidentially.