June 17, 2021, Kingstown- Police are investigating the circumstances surrounding the death of Mr. Saville Murray "Jr. Murray", a 28 years farmer/block maker of Richmond.

According to investigations, about 5:20 am on June 17, 2021, Police were alerted to about what appeared to be a lifeless body lying on the ground in Golden Grove, Fitz Hughes. The Police visited the scene and discovered the motionless body of the deceased with multiple gunshot wounds. He was later positively identified as Saville Murray, Jr. The District Medical Officer also visited the scene and pronounced the body dead.

A post mortem examination will be conducted on the body to ascertain the exact cause of death. The motive for the shooting is unknown.

The death of Murray marks the 17 homicide and the 16 murder recorded for St. Vincent and the Grenadines for 2021.

Anyone with information that can assist with this investigation are asked to contact the Assistant Commissioner of Police (ACP) in-charge of Crimes at 1-784-456-1339, the Commander of the North Western Division at 1-784-458-2229 or any police station or police officer you are comfortable with. All information would be treated confidentially.